hip-hop

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noun \ ˈhip-ˌhäp \
variants: or less commonly hip hop

Definition of hip-hop

1 :a subculture especially of inner-city youths who are typically devotees of rap music
2 :the stylized rhythmic music that commonly accompanies rap; also :rap together with this music

hip-hop

adjective

Origin and Etymology of hip-hop

perhaps from 4hip + 1hop


HIP-HOP Defined for English Language Learners

hip-hop

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noun

Definition of hip-hop for English Language Learners

  • : rap music; also : the culture associated with rap music


HIP-HOP Defined for Kids

hip-hop

noun \ ˈhip-ˌhäp \

Definition of hip-hop for Students

1 :rap music
2 :the culture associated with rap music


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