hipster hipster

Definition(s):

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

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. This is not to say the hipster writers are bad parents--or writers; their work can be wise and moving.
  2. As a pretentious, self-important yuppie hipster, I thought it was a great idea to pay a baby-name consultant, an occupation created just a year ago.
  3. The hipster aura is already working, but Fai plays it cool.

News

  1. The New Myspace Will Spend $20 Million On This Ad Campaign

    The hipster-filled ad is a part of the company's $20 million rebranding campaign and will air tonight. It uses the new logo that was leaked last September.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Business Insider

  2. IFC renews 'Portlandia' for two more seasons

    Television's love affair with the bizarre, hipster world of Portland is not over yet. IFC has renewed "Portlandia" for two more seasons, the network announced Wednesday (June 12). Season 4 is scheduled to premiere early in 2014, with Season 5 following in 2015. Each season will be made up of 10 half-hour episodes.The odd comedy series stars Fred Armisen and Carrie Brownstein as a wide array of ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Zap2It

  3. Pimpin' Photo: NYPD Officer Stalks The City In His "Pimpala"

    We've had Hipster Cops , Pepper Spray Cops , and even Cannibal Cops , but never an honest-to-goodness bag-bang-bouncing Pimp Cop—okay, that's not true, we have had LITERAL pimp cops who allegedly pimped on the side , but we've never had a cop who pimped his official NYPD ride with such simple elegance—until now! [ more › ]
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Gothamist

Quotes

  1. "I don't think she thought it was a risk," Furler said. "She was just excited to get to work with the artists she loves. There's this misconception that she's a Middle America kind of person. But she's a little hipster. You go back to her...
    on May 31, 2010 By: Sia Furler Source: Reuters

  2. "Buckley was the hipster bebop preacher who defied all labels," wrote Bob Dylan in his memoir Chronicles.
    on Jul 3, 2010 By: Bob Dylan Source: LA Canyon News

  3. "They're looking for something that tastes like their lifestyle," Diddy said. "It's that trendsetter, that hipster, someone who's looking for luxury and looking for something better."
    on Oct 25, 2007 By: Sean Combs Source: HipHopDX

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