Definition of "recessionista" [recessionista]

  • A woman who can dress stylishly on a tight budget. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "recessionista" in a sentence
  • "Now that the term recessionista has replaced fashionista in many fashion mags, it's more important than ever to define your personal style."
  • "The word recessionista - originally a person who enjoys dressing fashionably on a budget - has gained rapidly in currency and now embraces the worlds of dining, entertaining and beauty."
  • "NBC Universal's Oxygen doesn't have shows on air specifically targeting the "recessionista" -"