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
a movie that appeals equally to hipsters and suburbanites
Recent Examples of hipster from the Web
Howard said two of her favorite places were the capital city, Wellington, because of its vibrant markets and community of hipsters and entrepreneurs; and the relaxed beach town Mount Maunganui.
Tory Burch Gabriella ruffle underwire top, $148, Shopbop; Tory Burch Gabriella hipster, $98, Shopbop.
Many of the hipsters and young professionals breathing life into downtown hotspots and trendy Over-the-Rhine hangouts simply can't afford the rent in Cincinnati's pricey urban center.
Robert Vazquez, a spokesman for the place where Dunham purchased the animal, BARC, a Brooklyn shelter for hipster dogs who are down on their luck, did not buy much of this.
Perhaps Howard, Lafser and Mancari are performing at Basement East as Bermuda Triangle as a way to play some that porch music for hipster Nashville pals without having to clean up the place afterwards.
Ubisoft's 2016 game Watch Dogs 2 falls in neither of those categories, but perhaps the company thought a little seasonal surprise would get the hipster-hacker open-world quest back on people's tongues.
Before hopping the train back to New York, Vartanian heads to the Ironbound, where dining options range from old-school bacalhau at Seabra’s Marisqueira to tapas with a hipster vibe at Mompou .
Scores of international brands like Moschino, Stella McCartney and even Brompton foldable bikes--the hipster's favorite--fan out from an airy central atrium.
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Origin and Etymology of hipster
First Known Use: 1940See Words from the same year
HIPSTER Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of hipster for English Language Learners
: a person who follows the latest styles, fashions, etc. : a hip person
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