Monet

Definition

Slang

  • adjective attractive at a distance but not when seen at close quarters. This vogue pejorative term from the language of Californian high-school girls in the 1990s (it features in the 1994 US film Clueless) is applied to the appearance of persons and occasionally objects. It is based on the notion of Impressionist paintings.
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