What does YUPPIE mean?

Definitions for YUPPIEˈyʌp i

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. yuppie(noun)

    a young upwardly mobile professional individual; a well-paid middle-class professional who works in a city and has a luxurious life style


  1. yuppie(Noun)

    a young upwardly mobile urban professional person with an affluent lifestyle


  1. Yuppie

    Yuppie is a term that refers to a member of the upper middle class or upper class in their 20s or 30s. It first came into use in the early 1980s and largely faded from American popular culture in the late 1980s, due to the 1987 stock market crash and the early 1990s recession. However it has been used in the 2000s and 2010s, in places such as in National Review, The Weekly Standard and Details.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of YUPPIE in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of YUPPIE in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Barbara Ehrenreich:

    Exercise is the yuppie version of bulimia.

  2. Tom Delbanco:

    We thought this would be a yuppie internet.

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