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English definition of “campy”

campy

adjective     /ˈkæm.pi/ mainly US
describes an activity , or someone's behaviour or appearance , that is funny because it is obviously intended to be strange or shocking : The result is a mixed bag of campy humour and special effects .Affected and insincere
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