the hivs, pronounced 'hivz' with a short 'i' sound is slang primarily used in Long Island, New York for human immunodeficiency virus or HIV.
Man, dude is lookin' real busted lately. I think he might have the hivs!
a nonchalant way of refering to HIV, usually stated "the hivs". Originating as a play on "the hives", or the statement "...broke out with a case of the hives".
Cunty Queen #1- "Oh....my....GOD! I just realized I haven't seen that bitch Dante at the bath house lately. I wonder if the twat is still breathing..."
Cunty Queen #2- "Girrrrrl, how 'bout I heard the bitch done broke out with a case of the hivs."