follow Dictionary.com

Why is the ninth month called September?

pipperoo

[pip-uh-roo] /ˌpɪp əˈru/
noun, plural pipperoos. Slang.
1.
pip3 (def 2).
Origin
pip3 + -eroo
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source
Slang definitions & phrases for pipperoo

pip

modifier

: a pipperoo flick

noun phrase

A person or thing that is remarkable, wonderful, superior, etc; beaut, humdinger: His wildest dreams have to be pips ( first form 1912+, second 1942+, third 1897+)

[fr pippin, a prized kind of apple; the shift was probably fr peach as one kind of excellent fruit to pippin as another]


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

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for pipperoo

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for pipperoo

0
0
Scrabble Words With Friends

Quotes with pipperoo

Nearby words for pipperoo