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  • as inmelodramatic
  • as intheatrical
  • as inla-di-da
  • as inaffected
  • as inexaggerated

synonyms for hammy

  • theatrical
  • artificial
  • blood-and-thunder
  • cliff-hanging
  • cloak-and-dagger
  • exaggerated
  • ham
  • histrionic
  • hokey
  • overdramatic
  • overemotional
  • sensational
  • spectacular
  • stagy
  • exaggerated
  • melodramatic
  • showy
  • comic
  • thespian
  • vaudeville
  • amateur
  • ham
  • show
  • affected
  • artificial
  • ceremonious
  • histrionic
  • legitimate
  • mannered
  • meretricious
  • ostentatious
  • pompous
  • stilted
  • superficial
  • tragic
  • unnatural
  • unreal
  • dramaturgic
  • schmaltzy
  • theatric
  • campy
  • operatic
  • staged
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antonyms for hammy

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  • calm
  • normal
    • uninjured
    • unmoved
    • calm
    • true
    • genuine
    • natural
    • unimpaired
    • unhurt
    • unchanged
    • OK
    • untroubled
    • unswayed
    • unperturbed
    • sincere
    • real
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    How to use hammy in a sentence

    A lot of the other things that I play are way more hammy or comedic roles.
    COMEDIAN PATTI HARRISON HAS HER FIRST LEADING ROLE—BUT SHE’S NOT LOOKING TO STOP GOOFING AROUNDSUYIN HAYNESMAY 14, 2021TIME
    Then Hammy's tummy is a mutinous soldier, and must be taught to obey the Word of Command.
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    I had rather sit under Hammy and hear about Noah, with Berta on the other knee.
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    The buyers much dislike any foreign smell, any mouldy, hammy, or cheesy odour.
    COCOA AND CHOCOLATEARTHUR W. KNAPP
    The Hammy boy is particularly anxious to have his love sent to "Misr Creedy."
    THE LETTERS OF CHARLES DICKENSCHARLES DICKENS
    Hammy, in manly fashion, offered a hand—the left—the right arm being occupied with the box of toys.
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    Live men and big guns, just now, Hammy; and chances and issues, and results and risks.
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    For an officer and a gentleman must go on living and fighting while he has anything left to fight for, Hammy.
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    Hammy sniffed dolorously, and two large tears splashed down.
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    It provided an odd sort of tea-and-hammy meal for the Lamb and his brothers.
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