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usually a very attractive young man and a huge player and a good basket ball player and very comedic
that guys hot bet his name is tremaine
by tremaine daigneault January 23, 2009
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is a slang term that first appeared in the 1940s, and was revived in the 2000s and 2010s to describe types of young, recently settled urban middle class adults and older teenagers with interests in indie rock, independent film, magazines such as Vice and Clash, and websites like Pitchfork Media. In some contexts,tremaines are also referred to as scenesters.

"tremaine" has been used in sometimes contradictory ways, making it difficult to precisely define "tremaines culture" because it is a "mutating, trans-Atlantic melting pot of styles, tastes and behavior/s." One commentator argues that "tremainism fetishizes the authentic" elements of all of the "fringe movements of the postwar era—beat, hippie, punk, even grunge," and draws on the "cultural stores of every unmelted ethnicity", and "regurgitates it with a winking inauthenticity." Others, like Arsel and Thompson, argue that tremaine is a cultural mythology, crystallization of a mass mediated stereotype generated to understand, categorize and marketize the indie consumer culture rather than an objectified group of people.
man you are so tremaine lately
by boobmaster92 April 05, 2011
A kid who studies all the time, usually for tests or exams that are months or weeks away, can be considered a pussy.
man that kid is such a tremaine, all he ever does is study!
by DJ Green Apple January 29, 2006
A kid who studys too much, usually for tests that are weeks to months away, and hates kids who copy homework. Could also be known as a goody goody.
Dude Frank is such a Tremaine! All he does is study, and he gets super pissed when you copy him!
by Mohamed Gefar August 16, 2006

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