Definition of Hiccupy

1. Adjective. Characterised by hiccups. ¹



¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Hiccupy

1. marked by hiccups [adj]

Lexicographical Neighbors of Hiccupy

hiccatees
hiccory
hiccough
hiccough nut
hiccoughed
hiccoughing
hiccoughs
hiccup
hiccup nut
hiccuped
hiccuping
hiccuplike
hiccupped
hiccupping
hiccups
hiccupy (current term)
hick
hickey
hickeys
hickie
hickies
hickish
hickock
hickories
hickory
hickory horned devil
hickory horned devils
hickory nut
hickory pine
hickory tree

Literary usage of Hiccupy

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. A Dictionary of Musical Terms: Containing Upwards of 9,000 English, French by Theodore Baker (1895)
"... in rapid alternation, of the vocal parts, producing a spasmodic, " hiccupy " effect; chiefly in vogue during the 12th and I3th centuries. ..."

2. The Physiology of New York Boarding-houses by Thomas Butler Gunn (1857)
"When their return hinted dissatisfaction at these proceedings, she reversed her blunder, indulging at the same time in a confused and hiccupy monologue ..."

3. Life in Victoria: Or, Victoria in 1853, and Victoria in 1858, Showing the by William Kelly (1859)
"and a hiccupy laugh, in which the card-players most heartily joined, the next scene in the drama being the ascent of the doctor on the table to recite the ..."

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