Definition of high-concept adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˌhaɪ ˈkɒnsept//
; NAmE NAmE//ˌhaɪ ˈkɑːnsept//
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(used about an idea in a film/movie or television story) very interesting and unusual but simple to explain and likely to be popular with a wide audience “Honey, I Shrunk the Kids” is a high-concept comedy about a scientist who accidentally, well, shrinks his kids.