: a young college-educated adult who is employed in a well-paying profession and who lives and works in or near a large city
— yup·pie·dom \-dəm\ noun
— yup·pie·ish \-ish\ adjective
Examples of YUPPIE
- Her friends are just a bunch of yuppies.
Origin of YUPPIE
probably from y
rofessional + -ie
First Known Use: 1980
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