sap·py adjective \ˈsa-pē\
: sad or romantic in a foolish or exaggerated way
: foolish or silly : not thinking clearly or showing good judgment
: full of sap
: resembling or consisting largely of sapwood
a : overly sweet or sentimental
b : lacking in good sense : silly
Examples of SAPPY
- She gets all sappy when she is around babies.
- <a sappy letter filled with silly romantic clichés>
First Known Use of SAPPY
Related to SAPPY
- chocolate-box, cloying, drippy, fruity, gooey, lovey-dovey, maudlin, mawkish, mushy, novelettish, saccharine, corny, schmaltzy, sentimental, sloppy, slushy, soppy, soupy, spoony (or spooney), sticky, sugarcoated, sugary, wet
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