Definition of hipshot in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈhipSHät/

adjective& adverb

chiefly North American
1Having a dislocated hip.
Example sentences
  • Kamman is compact and moves slowly, with a slightly hipshot shuffle.
1.1 [as adverb] Having a posture with one hip lower than the other.
Example sentences
  • After closing the door, Partain turned to find her, the scarf now loosened, standing slightly hipshot in the middle of the room.
  • This part of the anatomy is fairly flat, without much interior modeling, and the hipshot pose with the weight slung backward makes it loom larger.

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Syllabification: hip·shot

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