hipster Meaning, definition in Cambridge English Dictionary
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hipsternoun

uk   /ˈhɪp.stər/  us   /-stɚ/

hipster noun (PERSON)

[C] informal someone who is very influenced by the most recent ideas and fashions

hipster noun (TROUSERS)

hipsters [plural] UK (US hiphuggers) trousers that do not reach as high as the waist
Translations of “hipster”
in Chinese (Traditional) 人, 消息靈通的人, 趕時髦的人…
in Chinese (Simplified) 人, 消息灵通的人, 赶时髦的人…
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