Definition of "yuppies" []

  • An affluent young professional person (noun)
  • Typical of or reflecting the values characteristic of yuppies (adjective)
  • Plural form of yuppie. (noun) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016 : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "yuppies" in a sentence
  • "The second group of tenants consists of what I call the yuppies: younger professional people — stockbrokers and journalists and attorneys."
  • "Crack culture made the inner city a perfect setting for crime dramas, while there was a general acknowledgment that black yuppies aka buppies were a market worth tapping."
  • "Though it mostly consisted of what one would have called yuppies in another time..."
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