nappy


1nap·py

noun \ˈna-pē\

Definition of NAPPY

chiefly Scottish
:  liquor; specifically :  ale

Origin of NAPPY

obsolete nappy, adjective, foaming
First Known Use: circa 1550

2nappy

noun
plural nappies

Definition of NAPPY

:  a rimless shallow open serving dish

Origin of NAPPY

English dialect nap bowl, from Middle English, from Old English hnǣpp; akin to Old High German hnapf bowl
First Known Use: circa 1864

Rhymes with NAPPY

3nappy

noun
plural nappies

Definition of NAPPY

chiefly British
:  diaper 3

Origin of NAPPY

napkin + 4-y
First Known Use: 1927

Other Clothing Terms

babushka, brogue, bumbershoot, cravat, dishabille, furbelow, layette, raiment, spectator

4nappy

adjective

of hair : having many tight bends or curls

nap·pi·ernap·pi·est

Full Definition of NAPPY

:  kinky 1

Origin of NAPPY

3nap
First Known Use: 1785

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