See also: hyper-

EnglishEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Shortening.

AdjectiveEdit

hyper (comparative more hyper, superlative most hyper)

  1. (colloquial) hyperactive
  2. (slang) energetic; overly diligent

NounEdit

hyper (uncountable)

  1. (colloquial, science fiction) hyperspace

NounEdit

hyper (plural hypers)

  1. (bodybuilding, colloquial) hyperextension exercise

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

hyper (plural hypers)

  1. (wrestling) Alternative form of hiper
    • 1868, The Gentleman's Magazine and Historical Review
      Mason of Blencogo was a strong fellow, with no great science or action, and how he disposed of Nichol of Bothel, who was one of the best hypers of the day, puzzled not a few.

DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From hyper-.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

hyper (not comparable)

  1. (slang) hyperactive, particularly in a panicked or frenetic way

InflectionEdit

Inflection of hyper
uninflected hyper
inflected hyper
comparative
positive
predicative/adverbial hyper
indefinite m./f. sing. hyper
n. sing. hyper
plural hyper
definite hyper
partitive hypers

NounEdit

hyper c (plural hypers)

  1. (informal) hyperglycaemia
    Synonym: hyperglykemie
    Antonym: hypo

FrenchEdit

PronunciationEdit

AdverbEdit

hyper

  1. (informal) very, a lot
    Tu es hyper sympa!
    You are very nice!