plural of hype, slang

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1 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 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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verb (1)
present tense third-person singular of hype

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verb (2)
present tense third-person singular of hype

Synonyms of hypes (Entry 3 of 3)

to provide publicity for
  • the auto company has been hyping its forthcoming line of hybrids for almost a year now

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“Hypes.” Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 18 Sep. 2020.

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