noun, plural yup·pies.
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Origin of yuppie
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Example sentences from the Web for yuppie
Part of what led that wave of yuppies coming in, was a sense of, “Oh my God, here’s my chance to make money.”How Does New York City Keep Reinventing Itself? (Bonus)|Kurt Andersen|March 21, 2021|Freakonomics
Because in 1980, yuppie culture was just beginning to blossom.Hillbilly Heaven: The History of Small-Batch Bourbon|Dane Huckelbridge|March 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In April 1992, U.S. News and World Report, called her the “overbearing yuppie wife from hell.”
If you met him in a bar, he might be all likkered up and decide he wants to kick your pasty, yuppie ass just for the hell of it.
I do realize this response makes me seem two-thirds boring and one-third yuppie, proportions that are, alas, accurate.
The specter of the yuppie is simply raised from time to time to remind the viewer of the "real" Bostonians' essential qualities.