dippy

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adjective dip·py \ˈdi-pē\

Definition of dippy

dippier

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dippiest

  1. :  foolish

dippiness

noun

Examples of dippy in a sentence

  1. a movie about a slightly dippy young musician

  2. a mindless movie about a bunch of dippy teenagers

Origin and Etymology of dippy

origin unknown


First Known Use: 1899


DIPPY Defined for English Language Learners

dippy

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adjective dip·py \ˈdi-pē\

Definition of dippy for English Language Learners

  • : silly or foolish in usually an appealing way



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