There are 2 definitions of hipster in English:

hipster1

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Pronunciation: /hɪpstə
 
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noun

informal
  • A person who follows the latest trends and fashions, especially those regarded as being outside the cultural mainstream.
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    • And yes, I wrote an article for The American Conservative about a new trend of conservative hipsters.
    • Fashionable hipsters and art patrons mingled in the boxy gallery tucked in New York's chic Chelsea district.
    • There's nothing more pathetic than an aging hipster.

Derivatives

hipsterish

adjective
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  • She is especially interested in forging alliances between local designers (many young and hipsterish) and factory owners (many older and not hipsterish at all).
  • Millennials are the target audience, so the campaign imagery is hipsterish with sepia tones that suggest a trendy photo filter.
  • Oh, Brooklyn, capital of all things hipsterish and well-coiffured, we love you, but you are losing your touch.

hipsterism

noun
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  • But this paper argues that hipsterism fuses cultural capital and affect.
  • I mean, jeez, if I'm going to wallow in obvious hipsterism, I want it to at least be fun and well-executed, not ironically arch, foppish and bloodless.
  • Andy Warhol would have approved of the rampant hipsterism at his museum Friday.

Origin

1940s (used originally as an equivalent term to hepcat): from hip3 + -ster.

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There are 2 definitions of hipster in English:

hipster2

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Pronunciation: /hɪpstə
 
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British

adjective

  • (Of a garment) cut to fit and fasten at the hips rather than the waist.
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    • You can spot these on skinny girls wearing hipster clothing.
    • But it's not all racist hipster clothing outlets and space-age rice pudding bars that drew the Murdochs to the neighborhood.
    • A hipster belt draws attention to your curves without going overboard.

noun

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  • Trousers cut to fit and fasten at the hips.
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    • Her figure looked fine but the jeans were hipsters and the tank top was a little short.
    • Expect all the hits from the film as the cast transport you back to the days of leather jackets, skin tight catsuits, hipsters and squares.
    • In 1995, bootleg hipsters irrevocably changed the design of trousers.

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Word of the day kerf
Pronunciation: kəːf
noun
a slit made by cutting with a saw