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weepy

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adjective \ˈwē-pē\

Simple Definition of weepy

  • : crying or likely to cry : happening or done with tears

Full Definition of weepy

  1. :  inclined to weep :  tearful

Examples of weepy

  1. She started getting weepy when she talked about her mother.

  2. <I'm weepy enough that I even cry at happy endings to movies and books.>



15th Century

First Known Use of weepy

15th century

Rhymes with weepy



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