Definition of hip-hugging in US English:

hip-hugging

adjective

North American
  • (of a garment) cut to fit and fasten at the hips rather than the waist.

    ‘the young staff wear hip-hugging jeans’

Pronunciation

hip-hugging

/ˈhipˌhəɡiNG//ˈhɪpˌhəɡɪŋ/