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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

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!