sneakerhead

[ snee-ker-hed ]
/ ˈsni kərˌhɛd /

noun Slang.

a person who collects and trades sneakers as a hobby, and who typically is knowledgeable about the history of sneakers: The sneakerheads are doing a booming business on eBay.

Nearby words

  1. snead, sam,
  2. sneak,
  3. sneak preview,
  4. sneak thief,
  5. sneaker,
  6. sneakernet,
  7. sneakers,
  8. sneaking,
  9. sneakingly,
  10. sneaky

Origin of sneakerhead

First recorded in 1995–2000; sneaker + head (in the sense “fan, devotee”)

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