plural of hype, slang
1
as in addicts
a person who regularly uses drugs especially illegally a derelict building that's now a shooting gallery for heroin hypes

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2
as in hypodermic needles
a slender hollow instrument by which material is put into or taken from the body through the skin scattered inside the abandoned building were hypes and other signs of drug use

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hypes

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verb (1)

present tense third-person singular of hype

hypes

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verb (2)

present tense third-person singular of hype

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“Hypes.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/hypes. Accessed 7 Dec. 2022.

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