hippie

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n hippie someone who rejects the established culture; advocates extreme liberalism in politics and lifestyle
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Quotations

  • Helena Christensen
    Helena Christensen
    “I was the first f****** hippy to enter this business, you know... I was one of the first girls to say I don't give a f*** about this whole supermodel thing.”
  • Spiro T. Agnew
    Spiro T. Agnew
    “Yippies, Hippies, Yahoos, Black Panthers, lions and tigers alike -- I would swap the whole damn zoo for the kind of young Americans I saw in Vietnam.”

Usage

In literature:

The seaside house is decorated with telco decals, chunks of driftwood, and the basic bric-a-brac of a hippie crash-pad.
"Hacker Crackdown" by Bruce Sterling
Hippi smoked himself in this smoke.
"The Euahlayi Tribe" by K. Langloh Parker
Hippy picked up the first bundle.
"Grace Harlowe's Senior Year at High School" by Jessie Graham Flower
Hippy swooped down upon it with a gurgle of delight.
"Grace Harlowe's Second Year at Overton College" by Jessie Graham Flower
She is the counterpart of Hippy, and has kept Grace and I in a perpetual state of smiles during the past two weeks.
"Grace Harlowe's Return to Overton Campus" by Jessie Graham Flower
This afternoon after school, Reddy, Hippy and I went out to the old Omnibus House.
"Grace Harlowe's Sophomore Year at High School" by Jessie Graham Flower
Later on, David, Hippy and Reddy appeared and a merry frolic ensued.
"Grace Harlowe's Junior Year at High School" by Jessie Graham Flower
I must find one that will suit Hippy's peculiar style of beauty.
"Grace Harlowe's First Year at Overton College" by Jessie Graham Flower
Hippy's off again; and I've been all over the city after him.
"The Wit and Humor of America, Volume I. (of X.)" by Various
The bronco was on his feet instantly, with Hippy still clinging to the animal's neck.
"Grace Harlowe's Overland Riders in the Great North Woods" by Jessie Graham Flower
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In news:

Hippie- haired Pat McCrory likes ice cream.
Born Herbert Anthony Stevens IV, Ab-Soul, 25, has spent the last few years as the secret weapon of Los Angeles rap collective Black Hippy.
It's Not a Hippie Thing.
Local man's ' hippie ' look gone to Locks of Love.
It wasn't the summer of love in the Manhattan headquarters of the upscale Haute Hippie fashion label.
Hippie -haired Pat McCrory likes ice cream.
Texas Hippie Coalition VS Fozzy.
Politics / Weird Stuff From Far, Far Out There in Phoenix: Vernon Parker Says Kyrsten Sinema Is A Pagan Hippie .
Singer Allen Stone, a ' hippie with soul,' to perform in Chico.
Big Dad Ritch (Texas Hippie Coalition).
Big Dad Ritch of Texas Hippie Coalition was kind enough to call into our studio.
Akin makes Bachmann "look like a hippie ".
Akin makes Michele Bachmann 'look like a hippie '.
Rihanna Debuting 'Happy and Hippie ' New 'Diamonds' Single This Week.
Hippie Chick is owned by Jennifer Burke.
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In science:

Fibre Channel is flexible, and mapping protocols have been defined which enable higher-level protocols, such as SCSI, IP, ATM, and HIPPI, to be used over Fibre Channel connections.
Cluster Computing White Paper
HIPPI , or HIgh Performance Parallel Interface, is a gigabit network that was first designed for interconnecting high-performance parallel computers with network attached storage devices.
Cluster Computing White Paper
GSN and HIPPI products are competitively priced when considering their high throughput.
Cluster Computing White Paper
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