hipsters

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n 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
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Usage

In literature:

Though the Well was peopled by chattering hipsters of the Bay Area counterculture, it was by no means a "digital underground" board.
"Hacker Crackdown" by Bruce Sterling
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In news:

Hipster bars lead the way.
Government's anti-hipster ads aren't cool, students say.
Police catch 'Hipster Bandit '.
Disney goes bearded , Sundance goes silent, Vanilla Ice goes hipster and Tracy Morgan goes home.
Beyonce's Sexy Post-Baby Bod and Style: Hipster Bey .
Or does it just seem that way in the heralded hipster hub of Columbia Heights.
Hipster, a San Francisco-based start-up, is recruiting employees by offering $10,000 and a lifetime supply of Pabst Blue Ribbon .
Neighborhood hipsters mix with middle-aged couples under the high ceiling with recessed lighting.
What are a bunch of hipsters doing in Green River, Utah.
' Celeste and Jesse Forever' is a hipster love tragedy.
RT @amyrolph: Should these anti-hipster rules apply to all coffee shops.
The term hipster is one that has grown in both popularity and usage lately.
It's important to note that urban hipsters are just one part of a larger trend—a part that easily attracts media attention.
Male Half of Melodically Broken Up Hipster Couple Inundated With Marriage Proposals.
Government ad says " hipster is not a real job" (with photo).
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