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yuppy

[yuhp-ee] /ˈyʌp i/
noun, plural yuppies. (often initial capital letter)
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yuppie

/ˈjʌpɪ/
noun (sometimes capital)
1.
an affluent young professional person
adjective
2.
typical of or reflecting the values characteristic of yuppies
Derived Forms
yuppiedom, noun
Word Origin
C20: from y(oung) u(rban) or up(wardly mobile) p(rofessional) + -ie
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