What is Hip?

Hip definition and meaning on Dictionary terms:
the projecting part of each side of the body formed by the side of the pelvis and the upper part of the femur and the flesh covering them; haunch.
hip joint.
Architecture. the inclined projecting angle formed by the junction of a sloping side and a sloping end, or of two adjacent sloping sides, of a roof.

Furniture. knee(def 6).

(especially of a garment) extending to the hips; hiplength: hip boots.

verb (used with object), hipped, hip