yuppie

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English[edit]

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Originally an acronym for young upwardly mobile professional or young urban professional, +‎ -ie (suffix forming noun signifying person associated with suffixed noun).

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Noun[edit]

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yuppie (plural yuppies)

  1. (informal) a young upwardly mobile urban professional person with an affluent lifestyle.

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Italian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from English yuppie.

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Noun[edit]

yuppie m, f (plural yuppies)

  1. yuppie (young upwardly mobile urban professional person)

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Portuguese[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from English yuppie.

Noun[edit]

yuppie m f (plural yuppies)

  1. yuppie (young upwardly mobile urban professional person)

Spanish[edit]

Noun[edit]

yuppie m (plural yuppies)

  1. Alternative spelling of yuppy