hep

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • adj hep informed about the latest trends
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n hep hĕp See Hip, the fruit of the dog-rose.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n hep See hip.
    • n hep An obsolete form of heap.
    • hep A quick explosive utterance, leading to a sonorous outburst, urging men or horses to more rapid action.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Hep hep See Hip, the fruit of the dog-rose.
    • interj Hep hep a cry said to come down from the Crusaders' time, often the cry of the mob in an outrage on the Jews—more probably an abbreviation of Hebrew than formed from the initials of Hierosolyma est perdita=Jerusalem is destroyed.
    • n Hep the fruit of the wild brier or dog-rose.
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Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
A.S. héope, a hip.

Usage

In literature:

He cooked an omelette in a silk hat and when he handed the hat back to Hep Hardy two poached eggs fell out and cuddled up in Hep's hair.
"You Should Worry Says John Henry" by George V. Hobart
Course I could guess he wa'n't hep to any facts about Skeet.
"Torchy, Private Sec." by Sewell Ford
We'd hep 'em git away and just swear dat dey hadn't been home a-tall.
"Slave Narratives, Oklahoma" by Various
De mens done fiel' wuk an' de wimmins mostly hepped Mistis 'bout de house.
"Slave Narratives: A Folk History of Slavery in the United States" by Work Projects Administration
Uncle Win' hep'd um bofe; he had his bellows wid 'im, an' he blow'd it!
"Uncle Remus and Brer Rabbit" by Joel Chandler Harris
I can see dey feets now when dey flung dem up an' down, sayin', hep, hep.
"Slave Narratives: a Folk History of Slavery in the United States" by Various
But dats all right, chile; ef you likes my cookies, you jus hep yoself to dem.
"The Cat in Grandfather's House" by Carl Henry Grabo
Don't you think I'm hep to that?
"Next Door, Next World" by Robert Donald Locke
Hep, hep, hep, right face!
"Dorothy on a Ranch" by Evelyn Raymond
Before I vould hep dem ter harm dese kullod peeples py dams I suffers ter be kilt.
"Hanover; Or The Persecution of the Lowly" by David Bryant Fulton
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In poetry:

Her face is like a winther's sun, an' varra near as big;
Hoo's arms as red as any hep, an' fat as Kesmus pig.
No cheeany chops or donkey fringe, or flimsy pride to swell her;
Hoo's fourteen stooan if hoo's a peawnd—yon lass o' top o' Mellor.
"Yon Lass O' Top O' Mellor" by John Pickup

In news:

FDA panel backs Dynavax's hep B vaccine efficacy , not safety.
Harried by Hep-C in Hospitals.
Hospital resists release of hep C medical records.
MMM > News > Have BMS and Gilead found the 'killer app' for hep .
Health Baby boomers still battle Hep C.
Bedford County Homeschool Enrichment Program ( HEP ) SPRING CLASS REGISTRATION.
Seminole County Fla--Workmans Comp Claims for Hep C Denied.
Boise Bands to Stand and Deliver Against Hep C. Browse City Guides.
"I got found out I had Hep C the last year Kurt Cobain was alive," said Christopher Webster.
In preparation for the SOLD OUT Monkees show at Lakewood Civic Auditorium, the Five O'Clock is hosting a 60s dance party for all you hep cats and groovy gals out there oh yeah, did we mention it's FREE.
President Obama heps organize a group of kids for a photo outside the Lechonera El Barrio cafe in the Azalea Park neighborhood of Orlando, Fla.
"I prepared by getting Hep A shots and tetanus shots," she said.
Still More Work To Do In Hep C Case.
Hospital on hep C probe.
Rocha has joined OJC as the lead instructor of the BUENO-HEP GED program.
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In science:

Wong et al., hep-ex/9910002, submitted to Astropart.
A CsI(Tl) Scintillating Crystal Detector for the Studies of Low Energy Neutrino Interactions
Shatashvili, “On NonSupersymmetric CFT in Four Dimensions,” [hep-th/9902110].
AdS/CFT Correspondence and Type 0 String Theory
Kurdikov, Paragrassmann algebras with many variables, preprint hep-th/9312081, A. P.
Two dimensional fractional supersymmetric conformal field theories and the two point functions
Sheikh-Jabbari, “Dirac Quantization of Open Strings and Noncommutativity in Branes”, hep-th/9906161.
Worldsheet and Spacetime Properties of p-p' System with B Field and Noncommutative Geometry
Schmerus, “Fundamental strings in Dp-Dq brane systems”, hep-th/9912079.
Worldsheet and Spacetime Properties of p-p' System with B Field and Noncommutative Geometry
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