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EnglishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /haɪp/
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  • Rhymes: -aɪp

Etymology 1Edit

Abbreviation of hyperbole

NounEdit

hype (usually uncountable, 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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Etymology 2Edit

AdjectiveEdit

hype (comparative more hype, superlative most hype)

  1. (informal) Hyped (excited).
  2. (slang, dated) Excellent, cool.

Etymology 3Edit

NounEdit

hype (plural hypes)

  1. Alternative form of hipe (wrestling move)

VerbEdit

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

  1. Alternative form of hipe (wrestling move)

FinnishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From English hype.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈhype/, [ˈhype̞]
  • IPA(key): /ˈhɑi̯p/, [ˈhɑi̯p] (vowel harmony 'a')
  • IPA(key): /ˈhɑi̯pːi/, [ˈhɑi̯pːi] (vowel harmony 'a')
  • Hyphenation: hy‧pe

NounEdit

hype

  1. (colloquial or jargon) hype

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of hype (Kotus type 8/nalle, no gradation)
nominative hype hypet
genitive hypen hypejen
partitive hypeä hypejä
illative hypeen hypeihin
singular plural
nominative hype hypet
accusative nom. hype hypet
gen. hypen
genitive hypen hypejen
hypeinrare
partitive hypeä hypejä
inessive hypessä hypeissä
elative hypestä hypeistä
illative hypeen hypeihin
adessive hypellä hypeillä
ablative hypeltä hypeiltä
allative hypelle hypeille
essive hypenä hypeinä
translative hypeksi hypeiksi
instructive hypein
abessive hypettä hypeittä
comitative hypeineen

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Old EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *hupiz.

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hype m

  1. hip

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