hippish

adj.

"somewhat depressed," 1706, from hip (n.) "melancholy," variant of hyp, short for hypochondria.


Nearby words

  1. hippel's disease,
  2. hippias,
  3. hippie,
  4. hippiedom,
  5. hippies,
  6. hippo,
  7. hippo regius,
  8. hippo zarytus,
  9. hippo-,
  10. hippocampal

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