Definition of Hipster

1. Noun. Someone who rejects the established culture; advocates extreme liberalism in politics and lifestyle.

Exact synonyms: Flower Child, Hippie, Hippy
Group relationships: Flower People, Hippies, Hipsters
Generic synonyms: Crusader, Meliorist, Reformer, Reformist, Social Reformer



Definition of Hipster

1. Noun. A person who is keenly interested in the latest trends or fashions. (defdate from earlier 20th c.) ¹

2. Noun. A member of Bohemian counterculture. ¹

3. Noun. An aficionado of jazz who considers himself or herself to be hip. ¹

4. Noun. Underwear with an elastic waistband at hip level. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Hipster

1. one that is hip [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Hipster

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hipster (current term)
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Literary usage of Hipster

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1. Down and Out in the Magic Kingdom by Cory Doctorow (2003)
"She didn't. She arrived out of breath and excited, jogging. She was apparent twenty, and dressed like a real twenty-year-old, in a hipster climate-control ..."

2. Proceedings and Debates of the Convention of the Commonwealth of by Pennsylvania Constitutional Convention, Pennsylvania, John Agg (1839)
"... Mr. hipster, of Lancaster, r.onsi'leted the section an important one; but as In the amendment to substitute the word " serve," fur the words "hold ..."

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