yuppie

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n yuppie a young upwardly mobile professional individual; a well-paid middle-class professional who works in a city and has a luxurious life style
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Quotations

  • Barbara Ehrenreich
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    “Exercise is the yuppie version of bulimia.”

Usage


In news:

It gave 1978's nascent yuppies something to listen to as they came down from their manic coke binges, and it was good.
Clark Kent, alias Superman, became a yuppie.
3 Yuppies, All Downwardly Mobile.
A yuppie substance abuser finds love during his stint at a rehab clinic.
Yuppies hop on ' junking ' bandwagon.
For at least one day this summer, the hippies will replace the yuppies in the Meatpacking District.
You're worse than a yuppie.
You're a fraud who wants to be a yuppie.
Yuppie 911, the Wichitas and Meersburgers.
Getting lost and calling ' yuppie 911'.
I'm a Fucking Yuppie .
Readers sound off about the federal deficit, yuppie bike riders and Nobody's Fool.
Can you afford the yuppie dream home.
Fighting the Yuppie Factor From the price of arugula to vacations in Marbella, the Obamas are the perfect yuppie couple.
And how delicious that it comes to feast on the neo- yuppies .
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