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hammy

play
adjective, ham·my \ˈha-mē\

Definition of hammy

hammierhammiest

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

hammily play \ˈha-mə-lē\ adverb
hamminess play \ˈha-mē-nəs\ noun


Examples of hammy in a sentence

  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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