Last modified on 24 August 2014, at 22:27

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EtymologyEdit

From hyperbole.

NounEdit

hype (plural hypes)

  1. Promotion or propaganda; especially, exaggerated claims.
    After all the hype for the diet plan, only the results ended up slim.

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VerbEdit

hype (third-person singular simple present hypes, present participle hyping, simple past and past participle hyped)

  1. (transitive) To promote heavily; to advertise or build up.
    They started hyping the new magazine months before its release.

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