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goopy

[goo-pee] /ˈgu pi/
adjective, goopier, goopiest. Slang.
1.
characteristic of goop; sticky, viscous.
2.
mawkishly sentimental:
a goopy love story.
Origin
1915-1920
1915-20; goop2 + -y1
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Examples for goopy
  • Much of the oil had been treated with dispersants and was thick textured and goopy.
Slang definitions & phrases for goopy

goopy

adjective
  1. Viscid; nastily sticky: You certainly tend to get goopy fancy food these days
  2. Stupidly sentimental; maudlin; gooey: There's no way to talk about that without sounding goopy/ Please, not another goopy eulogy to the past (1940s+)

The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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