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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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