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hyperadjective

 us   /ˈhɑɪ·pər/ infml
extremelyexcited or ​nervous: I was so hyper it took me over an ​hour to get to ​sleep.

hyper-prefix

 us   /ˌhɑɪ·pər/
having a lot or too much of the ​statedquality: hypercritical hyperintelligent
(Definition of hyper from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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hyper-prefix

uk   us   /haɪpər/
too much, or greater or much more than usual: hyperexpensive
IT used to ​mean linked (= ​connected from one ​website, ​picture, ​video, etc. to another one)
(Definition of hyper- from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “hyper”
in Chinese (Simplified) 亢奋的…
in Turkish çok, yüksek, aşırı…
in Russian перевозбужденный, взбудораженный…
in Chinese (Traditional) 亢奮的…
in Polish nadpobudliwy, podekscytowany…
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