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hiya

/ (ˈhaɪjə, ˌhaɪˈjɑː) /
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sentence substitute
an informal term of greeting
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Word Origin for hiya

C20: shortened from how are you?
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How to use hiya in a sentence

  • Presently a faint perfume of choo-lan spoke of her near approach, and without delay Hiya herself stood by his side.

  • If we go up to fight against Rezu, who will lead us in the battle, O Hiya?

    She and Allan|H. Rider Haggard
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