noun see yuppie

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • yuppiedom — yuppie (also yuppy) ► NOUN (pl. yuppies) informal, derogatory ▪ a well paid young middle class professional working in a city. DERIVATIVES yuppiedom noun yuppify verb. ORIGIN from the acronym young urban professional …   English terms dictionary

  • yuppiedom — See yuppie. * * * …   Universalium

  • yuppiedom — noun The condition of being a yuppie …   Wiktionary

  • yuppiedom — yuppˈiedom noun 1. The state of being a yuppie 2. The world or circles which yuppies frequent • • • Main Entry: ↑yuppie …   Useful english dictionary

  • yuppie — noun Usage: often capitalized Etymology: probably from young urban professional + ie Date: 1982 a young college educated adult who is employed in a well paying profession and who lives and works in or near a large city • yuppiedom noun •… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Yuppie — The term yuppie (short for young urban professional or young upwardly mobile professional ) [cite book| title = Fifty Years Among the New Words: A Dictionary of Neologisms| last = Algeo| first = John| year = 1991| isbn = 0 521 413 77X| publisher …   Wikipedia

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  • yuppie — 1. (yuppie) (3194↑, 591↓) Informal for (y)oung (U)rban (P)rofessional, or Yup. turned into yuppie in the 1980 s. A term used to describe someone who is young, possibly just out of college, and who has a high paying job and an affluent lifestyle.… …   Urban English dictionary

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