- high technology.
- a style of interior design using industrial, commercial, and institutional fixtures, equipment, and materials, as metal warehouse shelving, factory lamps, and exposed pipes, or incorporating other elements having the stark, utilitarian appearance characteristic of industrial design.
- of, relating to, or suggesting high-tech or high technology.
Origin of high-tech
Related Words for high-techtricky, tortuous, sophisticated, complex, tangled, convoluted, labyrinthine, baroque, difficult, industrial, scientific, scholarly, mechanical, professional, specialized, special, technological, vocational, high-tech, muddled
Examples from the Web for high-tech
Contemporary Examples of high-tech
“Fully ready for any form of high-tech war,” the regime said of itself in 2009.Inside the ‘Surprisingly Great’ North Korean Hacker Hotel
December 20, 2014
Garry says the biggest problem with this test is in its high-tech, time-consuming method.This New Ebola Test Is As Easy As a Pregnancy Test, So Why Aren’t We Using It?
October 3, 2014
For all the talk of high-tech military gear, this began like a scene from long ago: two men, one pistol, six shots.Why Won't Obama Go to Ferguson?
August 19, 2014
It was a high-tech attempt to smuggle in drugs and phones from the skies over a maximum-security facility.What Was This Drone Doing Over a South Carolina Prison?
August 1, 2014
Dope smokers find e-cigarettes and high-tech ‘mods’ are great for smoking in public, with less fear from cops and bouncers.This Is Your E-Cigarette on Drugs
July 28, 2014
Historical Examples of high-tech
The high-tech buildings alongside the highway streamed past us.Little Brother
White T-shirts, lightweight trousers, high-tech hiking boots that breathed, a thin jacket for the mosquitoes at dusk.Someone Comes to Town, Someone Leaves Town
And again, to help build or modernize 6,000 schools, to get students out of trailers and into high-tech classrooms.
It was humiliating to be a high-tech cripple and the better the technology worked, the more prone it was to reducing him to tears.Makers
Short for “high technology”; the term describes industries and firms that use or produce advanced technology, especially in electronics.
A descriptive term for industry heavily dependent on recent laboratory discoveries. Manufacturing computers is a typical high-tech industry.