hipster

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

English[edit]

Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia

Etymology[edit]

hip +‎ -ster

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

hipster ‎(plural hipsters)

  1. A person who is keenly interested in the latest trends or fashions. [from earlier 20th c.]
    • c. 1954, Jack Kerouac, Untitled poem, in Book of Sketches, 1952-57, Penguin, 2006, p. 239,
      I, poor French Canadian Ti Jean become / a big sophisticated hipster esthete in / the homosexual arts []
  2. A member of Bohemian counterculture.
  3. An aficionado of jazz who considers himself or herself to be hip.
  4. Underwear with an elastic waistband at hip level.

Derived terms[edit]

Translations[edit]


French[edit]

Noun[edit]

hipster m, f ‎(plural hipsters)

  1. hipster

Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

hipster m f (plural hipsters)

  1. hipster (person interested in the latest trends)

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

English

Noun[edit]

hipster m ‎(plural hipsters)

  1. hipster