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hip·ster

 (hĭp′stər)
n. Informal
A young, usually urban bohemian who cultivates an ironic sensibility.

hip′ster·ism (-stə-rĭz′əm) n.

hipster

(ˈhɪpstə)
n
1. informal sometimes derogatory a person who follows trends that he or she regards as being outside the mainstream
2. (Jazz) slang rare
a. an enthusiast of modern jazz
b. an outmoded word for hippy1
3. (Clothing & Fashion) (modifier) (of trousers) cut so that the top encircles the hips

hip•ster

(ˈhɪp stər)

n. Slang.
1. a person who is hip.
[1935–40, Amer.; hip4 + -ster]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.hipster - someone who rejects the established culturehipster - someone who rejects the established culture; advocates extreme liberalism in politics and lifestyle
flower people, hippies, hipsters - a youth subculture (mostly from the middle class) originating in San Francisco in the 1960s; advocated universal love and peace and communes and long hair and soft drugs; favored acid rock and progressive rock music
crusader, meliorist, reformer, reformist, social reformer - a disputant who advocates reform
Translations

hipster

[ˈhɪpstəʳ]
A. N
1. hipsters (Brit) pantalón que se lleva a la altura de la cadera
2. (US) → entusiasta mf del jazz
B. CPD hipster skirt N (Brit) → falda f abrochada en la cadera

hipster

[ˈhɪpstər]
hipsters npl (mainly British) (= trousers) → pantalon m taille basse

hipster

n
(dated inf: = one who is hip) → hipper Typ (sl)
hipsters pl (= trousers)Hüfthose(n) f(pl)
adjHüft-; hipster pantsHüfthose(n) f(pl)
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Reaching back into the vaults, Hep Cat Records has re-released the Gears' 1980 LP Rockin' at Ground Zero with the Let's Go to the Beach EP and some previously unreleased demos.
Benson purrs his words like a real hep cat, drawling some and zipping through others as if his sentences were songs in themselves and he bookends them with the pleasantries of a naturalised southern gentleman.
Accompanied by swirling organ chords and mournful slide guitar, Marshall, the hep cat that she is, seductively purrs, pontificates and apologizes for how her wanderlust (with emphasis on lust) for the open road is more powerful than love at home.
Smoking and drinking were considered cool, and it was a hep cat who wore a pinky ring or a white dinner jacket for an evening's concert.