Definition of hep
—used to mark a marching cadence
Examples of hep in a Sentence
hep devotees of jazz were willing to brave any venue to hear him play
Origin and Etymology of hep
First Known Use: 1899See Words from the same year
HEP Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of hep for English Language Learners
: having or showing knowledge about the newest things in music, fashion, etc.
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