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Webster

English Word:

hype


English Pronunciation:

n


Noun:


⇨Etymology

Etym. uncertain.


⇨Definition

Hipe,



Noun:


⇨Definition

Also Hype . (Wrestling) A throw in which the wrestler lifts his opponent from the ground, swings him to one side, knocks up his nearer thigh from the back with the knee, and throws him on his back.



Transitive Verb / Interjection:


⇨Definition

[imperfect & past participle Hiped; present participle & verbal noun Hiping.] (Wrestling) To throw by means of a hipe. -- Hiper



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Wiktionary

Etymology:

From hyperbole.


Noun:

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


Verb:

hype (third-person singular simple present hypes, present participle hyping, simple past and past participle hyped) (transitive) To promote heavily; to advertise or build up. They started hyping the new magazine months before its release.


Reference:

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