unhip


unhip
adj
unaware, culturally and/or socially out-of-touch, unfashionable. The opposite of hip. The word has rarely been heard since the early 1970s, except among the remnants of the 'counterculture'.

Contemporary slang . 2014.

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  • unhip — [[t]ʌ̱nhɪp[/t]] ADJ If you describe someone or something as unhip, you mean that they are not at all fashionable or modern. [INFORMAL] ...two rather stiff, unhip, middle aged men. Ant: hip …   English dictionary

  • unhip — /un hip /, adj. Slang. ill informed about or unsympathetic to current fads or trends. [1935 40; UN 1 + HIP4] * * * …   Universalium

  • unhip — adjective Not hip; uncool, unfashionable …   Wiktionary

  • Unhip — not cool; daggy …   Dictionary of Australian slang

  • unhip — Australian Slang not cool; daggy …   English dialects glossary

  • unhip — un|hip [ʌnˈhıp] adj informal unfashionable …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • unhip — un|hip [ ʌn hıp ] adjective VERY INFORMAL not knowing or doing what is fashionable at a particular time ─ opposite HIP …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • unhip — adj. (Slang) not cool …   English contemporary dictionary

  • unhip — adjective (unhipper, unhippest) informal unaware of current fashions or trends …   English new terms dictionary

  • unhip — adjective slang unfashionable …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English


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