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See definition of pappy on Dictionary.com
  • as inpulpous
  • as inpulpy
  • as inquaggy
  • as insoft
  • as inspongy
  • as insquashy
  • as insquishy
  • as inyielding
  • as indad

synonyms for pappy

  • cushiony
  • cushy
  • doughy
  • downy
  • flabby
  • fleshy
  • gelatinous
  • mushy
  • pulpy
  • quaggy
  • spongy
  • squashy
  • squishy
  • yielding
See also synonyms for: pappies
  • elastic
  • plastic
  • supple
  • malleable
  • mushy
  • pliable
  • pulpy
  • quaggy
  • resilient
  • spongy
  • springy
  • squishy
  • tractable
  • tractile
  • unresisting
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How to use pappy in a sentence

Her pappy—I know all 'bout her pappy—he meant his lil girl should have learnin' with de best, and oh, de gracious me!
MAID SALLYHARRIET A. CHEEVER
I asks Daddy Skinner to give it back, but a brat can't boss her Pappy, can she?
TESS OF THE STORM COUNTRYGRACE MILLER WHITE
They hazed us forward to the East like a dog nosing a bunch of sheep towards pappy's barn.
HIGHWAYS IN HIDINGGEORGE OLIVER SMITH
Letty-Lou, she don' hav' to git her a pay-work job, her pappy mak's him a good livin'.
RALESTONE LUCKANDRE NORTON
Then aftah Pappy died of the fever—'long with mah mothah—Gran'pappy cotched it too.
RALESTONE LUCKANDRE NORTON
If they boil too much they get pappy, and if not done through they're not good.
THE HEALTHY LIFE, VOL. V, NOS. 24-28VARIOUS
"Don't you worry, pappy," he said, with a touch of the old boyish assurance.
THE QUICKENINGFRANCIS LYNDE
"That is where you will have to put your shoulder into the collar with me, pappy," he said.
THE QUICKENINGFRANCIS LYNDE
Did your old general ever go into battle with the idea that he was bound to be licked, pappy?
THE QUICKENINGFRANCIS LYNDE
"I don't know about that, pappy," he said, rather dubiously.
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO PAPPY

  • daddy
  • old man
  • pa
  • papa
  • pappy
  • parent
  • pop
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.