Meaning of extropian in English:


adjective & noun

See extropy

‘Another definition is used by extropians, who say it denotes ‘the singular time when technological development will be at its fastest.’’
  • ‘The extropians, transhumanists and futurists have joined the fray and they are being aided by the likes of the Institute for Accelerating Change in Los Angeles.’
  • ‘I've been browsing transhumanist and extropian websites a bit today, mainly inspired by reading Warren Ellis columns, as these seem to be things Warren Ellis likes a lot.’
  • ‘Cults such as the extropians see technology as the unstoppable escalator to future prosperity, but the rest of us are discovering that their utopian faith has caused graver problems than anyone expected.’
  • ‘Only the most extropian true believers in the Net still dream of it as the final solution.’