buppie

Home » Media Medicine » Medspeak » buppie
buppie2016-12-07T09:32:40+00:00

buppie

VOX POPULI

Definition A popular term for an urban professional–doctor, lawyer, CPA, etc who is black.

The term is not widely used; it is a play-on words of yuppie–young urban/upwardly mobile professional. 

Synonym Black Urban Professional 

Reference http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yuppie

Leave A Comment

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.