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Hip vs. Buttock

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  • Hip (noun)

    The outward-projecting parts of the pelvis and top of the femur and the overlying tissue.

  • Hip (noun)

    The inclined external angle formed by the intersection of two sloping roof planes.

  • Hip (noun)

    In a bridge truss, the place where an inclined end post meets the top chord.

  • Hip (noun)

    A drug addict, especially someone addicted to a narcotic like heroin.

  • Hip (noun)

    The fruit of a rose.

  • Hip (verb)

    To use one's hips to bump into someone.

  • Hip (verb)

    To throw (one's adversary) over one's hip in wrestling (technically called cross buttock).

  • Hip (verb)

    To dislocate or sprain the hip of, to fracture or injure the hip bone of (a quadruped) in such a manner as to produce a permanent depression of that side.

  • Hip (verb)

    To make with a hip or hips, as a roof.

  • Hip (verb)

    To inform, to make knowledgeable.

  • Hip (adjective)

    Aware, informed, up-to-date, trendy. from early 20th c., popularized in 1960s

  • Buttock (noun)

    Each of the two large fleshy halves of the posterior part of the body between the base of the back, the perineum and the top of the legs.

  • Buttock (noun)

    The convexity of a ship behind, under the stern.

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Oxford Dictionary
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  • Hip (noun)

    The projecting region of the lateral parts of one side of the pelvis and the hip joint; the haunch; the huckle.

  • Hip (noun)

    The external angle formed by the meeting of two sloping sides or skirts of a roof, which have their wall plates running in different directions.

  • Hip (noun)

    In a bridge truss, the place where an inclined end post meets the top chord.

  • Hip (noun)

    The fruit of a rosebush, especially of the English dog-rose (Rosa canina); called also rose hip.

  • Hip (noun)

    See Hyp, n.

  • Hip

    To dislocate or sprain the hip of, to fracture or injure the hip bone of (a quadruped) in such a manner as to produce a permanent depression of that side.

  • Hip

    To throw (one's adversary) over one's hip in wrestling (technically called cross buttock).

  • Hip

    To make with a hip or hips, as a roof.

  • Hip (interjection)

    Used to excite attention or as a signal; as, hip, hip, hurra!

  • Hip (adjective)

    Aware of the latest ideas, trends, fashions, and developments in popular music and entertainment culture; not square; - same as hep.

  • Hip (adjective)

    Aware of the latest fashions and behaving as expected socially, especially in clothing style and musical taste; exhibiting an air of casual sophistication; cool; with it; - used mostly among young people in the teens to twenties.

  • Buttock (noun)

    The part at the back of the hip, which, in man, forms one of the rounded protuberances on which he sits; the rump. Often used in the plural - see buttocks.

  • Buttock (noun)

    The convexity of a ship behind, under the stern.

Webster Dictionary
  • Hip (noun)

    either side of the body below the waist and above the thigh

  • Hip (noun)

    the structure of the vertebrate skeleton supporting the lower limbs in humans and the hind limbs or corresponding parts in other vertebrates

  • Hip (noun)

    the ball-and-socket joint between the head of the femur and the acetabulum

  • Hip (noun)

    the fruit of a rose plant

  • Hip (adjective)

    informed about the latest trends

  • Buttock (noun)

    either of the two large fleshy masses of muscular tissue that form the human rump

Princeton's WordNet

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