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A contemporary object or style containing elements of, but not replicating, an object or style from a previous era.
Have you seen those new cars with the retro look?
by swotty October 14, 2003
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something that is old fashioned but currently cool!
That indie chick goes for the retro look
by puke April 23, 2003
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When someone wears an old style clothing that was popular years past. This can include vintage hairstyles, shoes, pants, shirts, jewelry, etc.
I like looking retro.
by Anonymous September 17, 2003
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an adjective describing something from the past, usually anywhere from the 20's to the 80's.
My Grandmother's sweater is mad retro.
by Dina Peone July 18, 2003
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An article of usualy clothing that resembles a style from the past. Can also be other items or decorations.
oh my gawwwd! i like LOVE your earings! theyre so retro!
by randiLOVESryan July 04, 2005
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pertaining to something from the past (in a nostalgic way)
He is obsessed with retro fashion.
by Light Joker August 31, 2005
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Similar to swag. But in an old school way. Something that represents how dope you are.
Man, Kevin and Gibson are going retro.
by KGswag February 18, 2011
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