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ecofreak

[ek-oh-freek, ee-koh-] /ˈɛk oʊˌfrik, ˈi koʊ-/
noun, Slang: Often Disparaging.
1.
a zealous or overly zealous environmentalist or preservationist.
Origin
1965-1970
1965-70; eco- + freak1
Usage note
This term is often used with disparaging intent, as shown in contexts where the person is being described as too extreme, hypocritical, impractical, etc.
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Contemporary definitions for ecofreak
noun

a person who is zealous about environmental protection and preservation

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ecofreak

noun

An environmentalist and conservationist; Duck Squeezer, eagle freak: Ecofreaks will love the clean-burning engine (1972+)


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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