hippie
or hippy noun (plural hippies) Etymology: 4hip + -ie Date: 1965 a usually young person who rejects the mores of established society (as by dressing unconventionally or favoring communal living) and advocates a nonviolent ethic; broadly a long-haired unconventionally dressed young person • hippiedom nounhippieish adjectivehippieness or hippiness noun

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  • Hippie — Hippie …   Deutsch Wörterbuch

  • Hippie — móvil. Se llama hippie, hippy, jipi[1] a un movimiento contracultural nacido en los años 1960 en Estados Unidos, así como también a los seguidores de dicho movimiento. La palabra hippie deriva del inglés hi …   Wikipedia Español

  • hippie — [ ipi ] n. et adj. VAR. hippy • 1967; mot angl. amér., de hip « dans le vent » ♦ Anglic. Adepte (généralement jeune) d un mouvement des années 1970, fondé sur le refus de la société de consommation et des valeurs sociales et morales… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Hippie — Sm zumeist junger Mensch, der natürliches und friedfertiges Zusammenleben in der Art der Jugendbewegung der 60er/70er Jahre propagiert erw. grupp. (20. Jh.) Entlehnung. Entlehnt aus am. e. hippie, hippy, einer hypokoristischen Ableitung von am. e …   Etymologisches Wörterbuch der deutschen sprache

  • *hippie — ● hippie ou hippy nom (américain hippy) Adepte d une morale fondée sur la non violence et l hostilité à la société industrielle, et d un mode de vie prônant la liberté dans tous les domaines, ainsi que la vie en communauté. (Le mouvement des… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Hippie — (ingl.; pronunc. [jípi]) adj. y n. Hippy. * * * hippie o hippy. (Voz ingl.). adj. Se dice del movimiento contracultural juvenil surgido en los Estados Unidos de América en la década de 1960 y caracterizado por su pacifismo y su actitud… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • hippie — hip pie n. Someone who rejects the established culture, dresses casually, and advocates extreme liberalism in politics and lifestyle. Used especially of those in the late 1960 s, mostly in their late teens and early twenties, who conspicuously… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • hippie — c.1965, American English (Haight Ashbury slang); earlier hippie, 1953, was a usually disparaging variant of hipster (1941) person who is keenly aware of the new and stylish, from hip up to date (see HIP (Cf. hip) (adj.)) …   Etymology dictionary

  • hippie — hippie, hippy → jipi …   Diccionario panhispánico de dudas

  • hippie — s. m. Diz se dos jovens que, pelo seu modo de vida boémia, o seu modo de vestir não conformista, a sua longa cabeleira e o uso frequente que fazem da droga, se opõem aos valores da sociedade. • Plural: hippies.   ‣ Etimologia: palavra americana …   Dicionário da Língua Portuguesa

  • hippie — [n] nonconformist beatnik, Bohemian, drop out, flower child, freak, free spirit, freethinker, yippie; concept 423 …   New thesaurus

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