hyper

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English[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Shortening.

Adjective[edit]

hyper (comparative more hyper, superlative most hyper)

  1. (colloquial) Short for hyperactive

Noun[edit]

hyper (uncountable)

  1. (science fiction) Short for hyperspace

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

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.

French[edit]

Adverb[edit]

hyper

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