• Hip Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) The projecting region of the lateral parts of one side of the pelvis and the hip joint; the haunch; the huckle.
  2. (interj.) Used to excite attention or as a signal; as, hip, hip, hurra!
  3. (v. t.) To make with a hip or hips, as a roof.
  4. (v. t.) To throw (ones adversary) over ones hip in wrestling (technically called cross buttock).
  5. (v. t.) To dislocate or sprain the hip of, to fracture or injure the hip bone of (a quadruped) in such a manner as to produce a permanent depression of that side.
  6. (n.) Alt. of Hipps
  7. (n.) In a bridge truss, the place where an inclined end post meets the top chord.
  8. (n.) The fruit of a rosebush, especially of the English dog-rose (Rosa canina).
  9. (n.) The external angle formed by the meeting of two sloping sides or skirts of a roof, which have their wall plates running in different directions.

Coxa, Hep, Pelvis,

• Hip lock Definition & Synonyms

  1. () A lock in which a close grip is obtained and a fall attempted by a heave over the hip.

• Hip tree Definition & Synonyms

  1. () The dog-rose.