1. Abbreviation of PostModern

2. An architectural style characterized by formal style being secondary to superficial decoration.

3. An architectural philosophy in which refference and context are paramount, and form is secondary.

4. A philosophy of dismissal, ridicule and removal from older concepts.

5. Usually denotes a lack of sophisticated sense of taste or style. An excuse for bad design.
"That new ugly-ass Wal-mart is so Pomo, I hate it."


"Either the website was designed by a rabid chimpanzee, or it was supposed to be very Pomo."
by h dorriker March 24, 2005
Pepsi Max.
We put some FroPo in the OvO with some PoMo no HoMo
by Chikery March 25, 2012
A term short for Porch Monkey

Porch Monkey
Shut up Anthony, you PoMo!
by ICalvilloI May 13, 2011
Post-Modern this can be anything as far as descriptors go. I use it to describe being one step ahead of the curb.
Ashley's post modern subtle gothness will catch on but she is my adoness.
by Big-T July 21, 2004
an aesthetic style characterized by overt (and usually obnoxiously cartoonish) semantic references, deriving from the postmodernist period of architecture and design (the 80's).
Venturi's newest house is far too pomo for my taste
by ryan March 23, 2004
Noun : A homosexual male who wants to live the fabulous go-go life of apple-tinis and disco balls but doesn't have the job or means to support it.
Hey Brad, next time you get dumpster diving for a boyfriend don't be bringing back no PoMo. That last one you found at Wal-Mart was a mess.
by edpa123 January 19, 2010
A homosexual of the petite variety.
Matthew Thompson is very much a Pomo!
by 5p January 11, 2011

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