hype

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English[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

Abbreviation of hyperbole

Noun[edit]

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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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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Adjective[edit]

hype (comparative more hype, superlative most hype)

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

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Noun[edit]

hype (plural hypes)

  1. Alternative form of hipe (wrestling move)

Verb[edit]

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

  1. Alternative form of hipe (wrestling move)

Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English hype.

Pronunciation[edit]

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

Noun[edit]

hype

  1. (colloquial or jargon) hype

Declension[edit]

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 English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *hupiz.

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hype m

  1. hip

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