yappie


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yappie

(ˈjæpɪ)
n
informal US a young, aspiring, upwardly mobile professional couple usually with no children
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proprietor Beth Ealing throws wide the door for Yappie Hour (wine for human companions is available at Cafe Amici next door).
We didn't portray my mother as a crazy sinophile, nor did we portray my father as a whitewashed yappie.
The silky-haired Maltese was the top dog in ancient Greece and Rome, while the Chinese (quite understandably) had a preference for the Pekingese, their yappie little skeletons having been discovered in 2,000-year-old tombs.