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pappy1

[pap-ee] /ˈpæp i/
adjective, pappier, pappiest.
1.
like pap; mushy.
Origin
1670-1680
1670-80; pap1 + -y1

pappy2

[pap-ee] /ˈpæp i/
noun, plural pappies. Older Use.
1.
Origin
1755-65; pap(a) + -y2
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British Dictionary definitions for pappy

pappy1

/ˈpæpɪ/
adjective -pier, -piest
1.
resembling pap; mushy

pappy2

/ˈpæpɪ/
noun (pl) -pies
1.
(US) an informal word for father
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Slang definitions & phrases for pappy

pappy

noun

Father; pap: Harry Light? His pappy


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
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