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yuppie

noun [C] uk ( also yuppy)   /ˈjʌp.i/ disapproving us  
a young person who lives in a city, earns a lot of money, and spends it doing fashionable things and buying expensive possessions: They're just a couple of yuppies with more money than sense.
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