\ˈhep, ˈhəp, ˈhət\

Definition of hep 

(Entry 1 of 2)

used to mark a marching cadence

hep

adjective
\ˈhep \

Definition of hep (Entry 2 of 2)

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Synonyms & Antonyms for hep

Synonyms: Adjective

au courant, cool [slang], def [slang], downtown, groovy, hip, in, mod, now, trendy, turned-on, with-it

Antonyms: Adjective

out, uncool, unhip, untrendy

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Examples of hep in a Sentence

Adjective

hep devotees of jazz were willing to brave any venue to hear him play

First Known Use of hep

Interjection

1862, in the meaning defined above

Adjective

1899, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for hep

Interjection

origin unknown

Adjective

origin unknown

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The first known use of hep was in 1862

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hep

adjective

English Language Learners Definition of hep

: having or showing knowledge about the newest things in music, fashion, etc.

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