Definition of “yuppify” - English Dictionary


“yuppify” in Business English

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yuppifyverb [ T ]

uk /ˈjʌpɪfaɪ/ us informal

to change the appearance of a place to suit or attract people who earn and spend a lot of money:

The council plans to bring in big multinationals and yuppify the city centre.

(Definition of “yuppify” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)