Etymology: Etymology: San Francisco Bay Area, shortened perhaps from English dialect "hyperactive"; other sources cite a combination of "hype" and "fly." Popularized by E-40 and the Federation's song "Hyphy" (2004); first known use on record by Keak Da Sneak in 1998 (on "Cool," from his LP Sneakacidle).
1 : dangerous and irrational: CRAZY;
2 : amusingly eccentric; without inhibition: GOOFY "they were getting hyphee up in the club saturday night."
by angelbaby85 May 24, 2006
Top Definition
crazy, rowdy, stupid, bay area version of crunk
I can't wait for the party, i'm just gonna go and get hella hyphee.
by soysauce510 March 08, 2004
westcoast crunk, originated in oakland , cali
king of.....hyphee....oh shit
by kickak March 08, 2005
go stupid go dumb.
a word that originated in the bay.
its a style of dance that requires shaking of yo' body.
Yo' I'm gonna go stupid, dumb, retarded.. and ride the yellow bus mayn, cuz I'm all about the hyphee
by Jovana :) August 01, 2006
Crazy, TIGHT, crunk.
(Claremont version of the Bay Area word.)
The party was hyphee.
by cmont'slexicon February 07, 2005
roudy, stepin up or flashin on somebody.
Them parties be hecka hyphee; Oh, he tryna get hyphee wit me.

roudy, crazy
by Nikko February 04, 2004
when someone is angry or worked up
I'm hella mad cuz he got me all hyphee about stuff
by Shivvy February 17, 2004
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