hippie hippie  /ˈhɪ pi/

Definition(s):

  • (n) someone who rejects the established culture; advocates extreme liberalism in politics and lifestyle

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. The middleclass ego, to the hippie, is the jacket that makes society straight, and must be destroyed before freedom can be achieved.
  2. There must be hippie havens other than San Francisco.
  3. William Goodhart converts a Greenwich Village loft into a sparring ground for the Establishment and the hippie, the parent and the child.

News

  1. This week in disappointment: greenways, guns and landfills

    "First they ignore you, then they ridicule you, then they fight you, then you win." —Mahatma Gandhi "Several hundred people—mostly white, angry, aged former hippies—appeared and screeched into microphones, talked about solidarity and chanted diatribes. It was 'liberal theater' at its best.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Independent Weekly

  2. Billy Currington's New Album Due Sept. 17

    Billy Currington will release a new album titled We Are Tonight on Sept. 17 on Mercury Records. It's his first album of new material since 2010's Enjoy Yourself . The project's lead single is "Hey Girl." Meanwhile, Currington covers Jack Johnson's "Banana Pancakes," and Willie Nelson sings on the song "Hard to Be a Hippie."
    on June 11, 2013     Source: cmt.com

  3. "Real Milwaukee" visits Hippie Tom from "American Pickers"

    One of the better-known characters from History Channel's "American Pickers" is Hippie Tom, who owns a property in Waterford, just southwest of Milwaukee. Chip Brewster of WITI-TV Fox 6's "Real Milwaukee" interviewed Tom today.
    on June 7, 2013     Source: OnMilwaukee.com

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Quotes

  1. "Backstage, we were all in nature, which was very good with the theme," said Theyskens, the label's young new Belgian designer. "It's about leaves and colors, this very mixed look. I also liked all these slightly post-hippie, Woodstock-type...
    on Oct 7, 2007 By: Olivier Theyskens Source: York Daily Record

  2. Earlier, LaBeouf called his mother 'the sexiest woman I know.' "My humour came from seeing my parents have sex, smoke weed, my mom being naked - just weird hippie stuff, twisted R-rated humour," Fox News quoted him as telling Parade magazine.
    on Jul 3, 2010 By: Shia LaBeouf Source: Gaea Times (blog)

  3. "I like projecting positivity. I believe that we are all fields of energy and you have the choice whether to be a positive or negative field of energy. I know that sounds hippie-ish but it''s what I believe fundamentally. So you could be a bag of...
    on Feb 5, 2009 By: Drew Barrymore Source: Fresh News

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