yuppy

yuppy

[yuhp-ee]
noun, plural yuppies. (often initial capital letter)
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yuppie or yuppy (ˈjʌpɪ)
 
n
1.  an affluent young professional person
 
adj
2.  typical of or reflecting the values characteristic of yuppies
 
[C20: from y(oung) u(rban) or up(wardly mobile) p(rofessional) + -ie]
 
yuppy or yuppy
 
n
 
adj
 
[C20: from y(oung) u(rban) or up(wardly mobile) p(rofessional) + -ie]
 
'yuppiedom or yuppy
 
n

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