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Related to hipped: hipped roof
Having hips, especially of a given kind. Often used in combination: slim-hipped; large-hipped.
Interested or preoccupied to a great degree: He is hipped on photography.
[Probably from hip, to make aware, from hip.]
adj. Chiefly British
[Shortening and alteration of hypochondriac.]
a. having a hip or hips
b. (in combination): broad-hipped; low-hipped.
2. (Pathology) (esp of cows, sheep, reindeer, elk, etc) having an injury to the hip, such as a dislocation of the bones
3. (Architecture) architect having a hip or hips
old-fashioned slang (foll by: on) US and Canadian very enthusiastic (about)
having the hips as specified (usu. used in combination): narrow-hipped.
greatly interested or preoccupied, often to an excessive degree (usu. fol. by on): to be hipped on tennis.
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|Adj.||1.||hipped - having hips; or having hips as specified (usually in combination); "broad-hipped"|
combining form - a bound form used only in compounds; "`hemato-' is a combining form in words like `hematology'"
hipless - having or seeming to have no hips; "slim and hipless"
|2.||hipped - (of a roof) sloping on all sides; "a hipped roof has sloping ends rather than gables"|
gabled - (of a roof) constructed with a single slope on each side of the ridge supported at the end by a gable or vertical triangular portion of an end wall; "a gabled roof"