hipster

noun hip·ster \ ˈhip-stər \
Updated on: 17 May 2018

Definition of hipster

: a person who is unusually aware of and interested in new and unconventional patterns (as in jazz or fashion)

Examples of hipster in a Sentence

  1. a movie that appeals equally to hipsters and suburbanites

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Origin and Etymology of hipster


HIPSTER Defined for English Language Learners

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Definition of hipster for English Language Learners

  • : a person who follows the latest styles, fashions, etc. : a hip person



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