hippie(redirected from hippys)
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Someone who eschews societal norms in favor of countercultural beliefs, particularly those that were prevalent in the US in the 1960s, such as pacifism and free sexual expression. Of course I went to Woodstock—I was a hippie, back in the day. What's up with the tie-dye shirt? With your long hair, it makes you look like a hippie.
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hippyand hippie (ˈhɪpi)
n. a long-haired, drug-using youth of the 1960s and 1970s. That guy looks like a hippy left over from the sixties.
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