Origin of yuppie
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How to use yuppie in a sentence
It’s also an “American problem, a yuppie problem, a badge of success,” as Jill Lepore wrote in The New Yorker last year.There’s a problem with the way we talk about burnout|Sarah Todd|July 18, 2022|Quartz
Having catered to the hustle-like, yuppie millennials who would forgo their lunch breaks to eat a $15 salad at their desk, Sweetgreen had been hit hard by the pandemic.Sweetgreen warns that remote work is a threat to its success|Michelle Cheng|October 29, 2021|Quartz
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.