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  • adj. Having characteristics of a hippy


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  • In a weird kind of hippyish way, we already knew each other and immediately clicked.

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  • The book does focus on the positive aspects of marijuana and borders on "hippyish" at times, but its central thesis remains compelling regardless of its drug-positive tone.


  • There is some interesting detail: the rather hippyish procedure at meetings is to do a finger-wiggling "jazz hands" gesture when you agree with something, which makes the proceedings look like an Al Jolson convention.

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  • We love how socially conscious these sneakers are, without looking at all crunchy or hippyish.

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  • By the end of Mr. Wheelwright's book, we're listening to a Hispano rancher tell a hippyish rebbe how his grandfather "went overboard with cleanliness," said fastidiousness being evidence for suppressed Judaism.

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  • Over the past 18 months, he's marked himself out as an inexhaustible online presence, releasing a never-ending stream of songs and homemade videos, collaborating with ringtone rap merchant Soulja Boy and comedian Andy Milonakis, all the while extolling his hippyish, think-positive "Based" philosophy.

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  • The evening of the day I left, he had gone off for a walk with his closest friend, a gentle hippyish young man called Peter, and did not return for a full day and night.

    Henry’s Demons

  • During the mid-90s, Boston's hardcore-punks-turned-alternative-stars found themselves pulled into the grunge scene, but in reality, were far more hippyish than sardonic.

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  • There he had an introduction to acting that wasn't about "careerist ambition", but something deeper, more important - and apparently more hippyish.

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  • I saw a youngish fellow pick up what was a I believe a gold Maple, as well as two older fellows with long beards and a hippyish feel to them who both picked up an envelopes, I could not see they were getting but it was small so probably also a gold coin or wafer.

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