buppie

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noun bup·pie \ˈbə-pē\

Definition of buppie

  1. :  a college-educated black adult who is employed in a well-paying profession and who lives or works in or near a large city

Origin and Etymology of buppie

1black + yuppie


First Known Use: 1984

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