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hammy

play
adjective ham·my \ˈha-mē\

Definition of hammy

ham·mi·erham·mi·est

  1. :  marked by exaggerated and usually self-conscious theatricality

ham·mi·ly play \ˈha-mə-lē\ adverb
ham·mi·ness play \ˈha-mē-nəs\ noun


Examples of hammy

  1. <a hammy singer whose overwrought renditions of love songs just beg listeners to cry>



1929

First Known Use of hammy

1929

Rhymes with hammy


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