hipness

noun hip·ness \ ˈhip-nəs \
|Updated on: 17 Jun 2018

Definition of hipness

: the quality or state of being hip

Examples of hipness in a Sentence

  1. such hipness does not come cheap, and his clothes budget is out of sight

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1946

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