What Makes Up the Name: trust fund + rastafarian

We really wanted to leave this one off, but it's so old school it's got to be in the 90s hall of fame with flannel, hemp necklaces and My So Called Life. And we really want to go to the 90s hall of fame. In a nutshell, a trustafarian is a white kid with dreadlocks from Connecticut who has enough money to do whatever he wants and for some reason he or she has decided that what they want is to not bathe or groom and smoke forests of ganja and pretend it's a sacrament but they still want to drive the Range Rover their parents gave them. They also sometimes wear...

Origin: First appeared in the style section of the NYT in 1993.

See Also: pastafarian

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