What does yuccie mean?

Young urban creative

A yuccies is a young urban creative. The term refers to a young person who is the cultural product of a yuppie and hipster.

The yuccie term comes from the Y, U, and C initials of young urban creative. This label takes two aspects from the yuppie and hipster groups where a yuccie wants to be successful like a yuppie but also wants to retain his or her creativeness, much like a hipster. Also, he or she lives in an urban area, such as New York, San Francisco, or Chicago. The term may also appear as "Yuccies" when talking about multiple young urban creatives.


She has embraced the pursuit of money to the point that she can no longer be called a hipster
Yeah, she's officially a yuccie

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Updated June 13, 2016

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