[hahy-ing] /ˈhaɪ ɪŋ/ verb 1. past participle of . [hahy] /haɪ/ verb (used without object), hied, hieing or hying. 1. to hasten; speed; go in haste. verb (used with object), hied, hieing or hying. 2. to hasten (oneself): Hie yourself down to this once-in-a-lifetime sale! /ˈhaɪɪŋ/ verb 1. a present participle of hie /haɪ/ verb […]
[hik-sohs, -sos] /ˈhɪk soʊs, -sɒs/ noun 1. a nomadic people who conquered and ruled ancient Egypt between the 13th and 18th dynasties, c1700–1580 b.c.: believed to have been a Semitic people that originally migrated into Egypt from Asia. /ˈhɪksɒs/ noun (pl) -sos 1. a member of a nomadic Asian people, probably Semites, who controlled Egypt […]
[hahy-luh] /ˈhaɪ lə/ noun 1. a tree frog of the genus Hyla. /ˈhaɪlə/ noun 1. any tree frog of the genus Hyla, such as H. leucophyllata (white-spotted hyla) of tropical America
1. a combining form meaning “wood,” “matter,” used in the formation of compound words: hylophagous; hylotheism. combining form 1. indicating matter (as distinguished from spirit): hylozoism 2. indicating wood: hylophagous word-forming element meaning “wood, forest; matter,” from Greek hylo-, from hylos “wood; matter,” of unknown origin.