Main definitions of hipped in English

: hipped1hipped2

hipped1

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adjective

in combination
  • Having hips of a specified kind.

    • ‘a thin-hipped girl’

Pronunciation

hipped

/hipt/ /hɪpt/

Main definitions of hipped in English

: hipped1hipped2

hipped2

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adjective

informal mainly North American
  • hipped onpredicative Obsessed or infatuated with.

    • ‘why are you suddenly hipped on discipline?’
    • ‘I've only been doing that for a few months, but it's awfully addictive; I see why Graham and Anil are so hipped on the form.’
    • ‘The first was that people hipped on sports can get overaddicted to victory.’
    hypochondriac, self-obsessed, neurotic, obsessed with one's health

Pronunciation

hipped

/hipt/ /hɪpt/

Origin

Late 19th century from hip, or as the past participle of hip ‘make someone hip (i.e. aware)’.