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  • n. A man who adopts a traditional masculine style in dress and manners.
  • n. One who has not had sex in a very long time

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  • exactly like a metrosexual, except all his stylistic choices are derived from the past. a retrosexual has a fondness for keeping alive relics or antiquaries as a source of individuality.

    September 23, 2009

  • The antithesis of the metrosexual: a man with an undeveloped aesthetic sense who spends as little time and money as possible on his appearance and lifestyle.

    May 13, 2008