Definition for hipsters (2 of 2)
Examples from the Web for hipsters
Modern conservatives rightly (as it were) define themselves against the culture at large; hipsters seek to do so as well.Glenn Beck Is Now Selling Hipster Clothes. Really.|Ana Marie Cox|December 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The city became a Mecca for hordes of hipsters and creative types as well as young people seeking their fortune in finance.
GearJunkie counterposes pictures of real lumberjacks and hipsters who look totally ridiculous.How Straight World Stole ‘Gay’: The Last Gasp of the ‘Lumbersexual’|Tim Teeman|November 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Cities have lost billions of dollars in federal funds because of hipsters.
And hipsters and hippies now reek of old-school, kneejerk attitudes.
British Dictionary definitions for hipsters (1 of 2)
British Dictionary definitions for hipsters (2 of 2)
- an enthusiast of modern jazz
- an outmoded word for hippy 1
Word Origin and History for hipsters
1941, "one who is hip;" from hip (adj.) + -ster. Meaning "low-rise" in reference to pants or skirt is from 1962; so called because they ride on the hips rather than the waist (cf. hiphuggers). Related: Hipsters.