mopsy

noun mop·sy \ˈmäpsē\
variants: or

mopsey

\ˈmäpsē\

Definition of mopsy

plural

mopsies

or

mopseys

  1. 1 obsolete :  a pretty child :  darling, sweetheart —used as a term of endearment or deprecation

  2. 2 [influenced in meaning by 1mop] archaic :  a slovenly woman :  slattern

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Origin and Etymology of mopsy

obsolete English mop child, fool + -sy — more at moppet


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