Simple Definition of sappy
: sad or romantic in a foolish or exaggerated way
: foolish or silly : not thinking clearly or showing good judgment
: full of sap
Full Definition of sappy
1 : abounding with sap
2 : resembling or consisting largely of sapwood
3a : overly sweet or sentimentalb : 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
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Definition of sappy
: sad or romantic in a foolish or exaggerated way <a sappy story>
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