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herp

[ herp ]
/ hɛrp /
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noun Slang.
Often the herp . oral herpes or genital herpes: Don’t go out with some skeevy rando you met at a bar who probably has the herp.
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Origin of herp

First recorded in 1975–80; by shortening

Other definitions for herp (2 of 2)

herp.

or herpet


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How to use herp in a sentence

  • You know what guys, how about we just chill out a little on the herp-chat?

    TV Does Sex Ed|Abby Haglage|October 19, 2012|DAILY BEAST
  • They coiled and uncoiled, and left bare her ivory neck, and then Perseus drew the sword Herp, and struck once.

  • Having ascertained all I wished to know about the maternal instincts of the earwig, I released the mother and herp.

    Wild Nature Won By Kindness|Elizabeth Brightwen
  • You are aye herp, herpin' at the big folk, or aboot the union.

    The Underworld|James C. Welsh
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