Hip

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Definition

(to break one's) hip: (to break) the bony part of the body between the leg and torso (we have two each)
noun

(Lisa has sexy) hips: (Lisa has a sexy) body shape, (Lisa has a sexy) way of moving
noun

(a) hip (club): (a) cool, trendy, fashionable (club)
adjective

Examples

  • "Incorporating nap time for the staff might even provide a nice PR angle for all those journalists looking for stories about 'hip' and 'caring' corporations."
  • "I broke my hip and had bruises all over."
  • "My elderly mother slipped in a puddle of apple juice in the local supermarket yesterday and has injured her hip."
  • "No one was harmed in the incident, though one 94-year-old man broke his hip dancing the samba around the burning vehicle."
  • "It makes my hips look fat, right?"
  • "Icarus : Because my mother broke her hip!"
  • "I am unable to take this holiday because my elderly mother fell down the stairs and broke her hip."

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