[ herp ]

  1. 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.

Origin of herp

First recorded in 1975–80; by shortening

Words Nearby herp

Other definitions for herp. (2 of 2)



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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 | THE 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