Definition of hipness
: the quality or state of being hip
Examples of hipness in a Sentence
such hipness does not come cheap, and his clothes budget is out of sight
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The company hired local artists to bring a sense of hipness to rooms once filled with telecommunications equipment and even kept a retro feel by preserving a room full of ancient mainframe computers.
Big-name companies are so far staying away from large leases Kushner Cos., Boston Properties among developers with projects Brooklyn’s image as New York’s hub of hipness attracts residents from artists to bankers.
Once a community jewel that drew mostly locals, Silver Lake has become a destination with an international following, its popularity rising along with the hipness of the surrounding community.
The Independent, a little younger than NADA, has matured the most while still maintaining an inscrutable hipness.
The field of space exploration is dominated by older scientists and NASA is a slow-moving government organization–not exactly a hotbed of hipness or a magnet for today’s youth.
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