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Meaning of SAPPY

Pronunciation:  'sapee

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [adj]  abounding in sap; "sappy maple trees"; "sappy kindling wood"
  2. [adj]  (informal terms) "gave me a cockamamie reason for not going"; "wore a goofy hat"; "a silly idea"; "some wacky plan for selling more books"
 

SAPPY is a 5 letter word that starts with S.

 

 Synonyms: cockamamie, cockamamy, fool(a), foolish, goofy, juicy, silly, unreasonable, wacky, whacky, zany
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. \Sap"py\, a. [Compar. {Sappier}; superl. {Sappiest}.]
    [From 1st {Sap}.]
    1. Abounding with sap; full of sap; juicy; succulent.
    
    2. Hence, young, not firm; weak, feeble.
    
             When he had passed this weak and sappy age.
                                                   --Hayward.
    
    3. Weak in intellect. [Low]
    
    4. (Bot.) Abounding in sap; resembling, or consisting largely
       of, sapwood.
    
    
  2. \Sap"py\, a. [Written also {sapy}.] [Cf. L. sapere to
    taste.]
    Musty; tainted. [Obs.]
    
    
 

 

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