hip-hop·​per ˈhip-ˌhä-pər How to pronounce hip-hopper (audio)
: a devotee of hip-hop music and culture
also : a performer of hip-hop

Example Sentences

Recent Examples on the Web Elsewhere in the 15-minute video, the hip-hopper also discussed his love of drawing and wrestling. Rania Aniftos, Billboard, 16 Mar. 2023

These examples are programmatically compiled from various online sources to illustrate current usage of the word 'hip-hopper.' Any opinions expressed in the examples do not represent those of Merriam-Webster or its editors. Send us feedback about these examples.

Word History

First Known Use

1983, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of hip-hopper was in 1983

Dictionary Entries Near hip-hopper

Cite this Entry

“Hip-hopper.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hip-hopper. Accessed 2 Jun. 2023.

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!