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Meaning of APISH

Pronunciation:  'eypish

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[adj]  being or given to servile imitation
 

APISH is a 5 letter word that starts with A.

 

 Synonyms: apelike, imitative
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Ap"ish\, a.
Having the qualities of an ape; prone to imitate in a servile
manner. Hence: Apelike; fantastically silly; foppish;
affected; trifling.

      The apish gallantry of a fantastic boy.  --Sir W.
                                               Scott.

 
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