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HIP, noun The projecting part of an animal formed by the osilium or haunch bone; the haunch, or the flesh that covers the bone and the adjacent parts; the joint of the thigh.

To have on the hip to have the advantage over one; a low phrase borrowed probably from wrestlers.

HIP and thigh, complete overthrow or defeat. Judges 15:8.

HIP, verb transitive To sprain or dislocate the hip