[ hip-lengkth, -length ]
/ ˈhɪpˌlɛŋkθ, -ˌlɛŋθ /


reaching to or covering the hips, as clothing: a hiplength sweater.

Origin of hiplength

First recorded in 1920–25; hip1 + length
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Examples from the Web for hip-length

  • It was a short, hip-length woolen coat that could double as a hunting jacket.

    The Egyptian Cat Mystery|Harold Leland Goodwin