HyperDic: hip

English > 6 senses of the word hip:
NOUNbodyhipeither side of the body below the waist and above the thigh
bodyhip, pelvis, pelvic girdle, pelvic archthe structure of the vertebrate skeleton supporting the lower limbs in humans and the hind limbs or corresponding parts in other vertebrates
bodyhip, hip joint, coxa, articulatio coxaethe ball-and-socket joint between the head of the femur and the acetabulum
shapehip(architecture) the exterior angle formed by the junction of a sloping side and a sloping end of a roof
planthip, rose hip, rosehipthe fruit of a rose plant
ADJECTIVEallhip, hep, hip toinformed about the latest trends
hip > pronunciation
Soundshhih'p
Rhymesacquaintanceship ... zip / ZIP: 103 rhymes with ihp...
English > hip: 6 senses > adjective 1
Meaninginformed about the latest trends.
Synonymshep, hip to
BroaderinformedHaving much knowledge or education
Usage ofcolloquialismA colloquial expression
Catalannolex
English > hip: 6 senses > noun 1, body
MeaningEither side of the body below the waist and above the thigh.
Part oftorso, trunk, bodyThe body excluding the head and neck and limbs
Partsgluteal artery, arteria glutesBranches of the internal iliac artery that supply the hip joint and gluteal region
Broaderbody partAny part of an organism such as an organ or extremity
Spanishcadera
Catalanamaluc, maluc
English > hip: 6 senses > noun 2, body
MeaningThe structure of the vertebrate skeleton supporting the lower limbs in humans and the hind limbs or corresponding parts in other vertebrates.
Synonymspelvis, pelvic girdle, pelvic arch
Part ofappendicular skeletonThe part of the skeleton that includes the pectoral girdle and the pelvic girdle and the upper and lower limbs
Partscoccyx, tail boneThe end of the vertebral column in humans and tailless apes
hip, hip joint, coxa, articulatio coxaeThe ball-and-socket joint between the head of the femur and the acetabulum
hipbone, innominate bonelarge flaring bone forming one half of the pelvis
iliumThe upper and widest of the three bones making up the hipbone
ischium, ischial bone, os ischiiOne of the three sections of the hipbone
pubis, pubic bone, os pubisOne of the three sections of the hipbone
sacrumwedge-shaped bone consisting of five fused vertebrae forming the posterior part of the pelvis
BroadergirdleAn encircling or ringlike structure
Spanishcintura pélvica, pelvis
Catalanpelvis
English > hip: 6 senses > noun 3, body
MeaningThe ball-and-socket joint between the head of the femur and the acetabulum.
Synonymship joint, coxa, articulatio coxae
Part ofpelvis, pelvic girdle, pelvic arch, hipThe structure of the vertebrate skeleton supporting the lower limbs in humans and the hind limbs or corresponding parts in other vertebrates
thighThe part of the leg between the hip and the knee
Partsischium, ischial bone, os ischiiOne of the three sections of the hipbone
Broaderball-and-socket joint, spheroid joint, cotyloid joint, enarthrodial joint, enarthrosis, articulatio spheroideaA freely moving joint in which a sphere on the head of one bone fits into a rounded cavity in the other bone
Spanisharticulación de la cadera, articulatio coxae, cadera, coxal, coxa, coxofemoral
Catalancoxal, coxa, maluc
Adjectivessciaticof or relating to the ischium (or the part of the hipbone containing it)
English > hip: 6 senses > noun 4, shape
Meaning(architecture) the exterior angle formed by the junction of a sloping side and a sloping end of a roof.
CategoryarchitectureThe discipline dealing with the principles of design and construction and ornamentation of fine buildings
Part ofhip roof, hipped roofA roof having sloping ends as well as sloping sides
Broaderexterior angle, external angleThe supplement of an interior angle of a polygon
English > hip: 6 senses > noun 5, plant
MeaningThe fruit of a rose plant.
Synonymsrose hip, rosehip
Part ofrose, rosebushAny of many shrubs of the genus Rosa that bear roses
BroaderfruitThe ripened reproductive body of a seed plant
Spanishescaramujo
Catalanroser caní

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