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enviro

[en-vahy-roh] /ɛnˈvaɪ roʊ/
noun, plural enviros.
1.
Informal. an environmentalist.
Origin
1985-1990
1985-90; by shortening
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  • There's also the enviro-guilt that comes with throwing out a paper pod after every shot you pull.
  • They are economical, enviro-friendly and far safer than road travel.
British Dictionary definitions for enviro

enviro

/ɪnˈvaɪrəʊ/
noun (pl) enviros
1.
(informal) an environmentalist
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Slang definitions & phrases for enviro

enviro

modifier

: Attending an enviro benefit because he cared about the rain forest

noun

An environmentalist: Even Beltway enviros not promised jobs expected something (1990s+)


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
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