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English definition of “pappy”

pappy

adjective (ENTERTAINMENT)    /ˈpæp.i/ informal disapproving
entertaining but with no artistic or educational value: It's just another pappy novel.Informal words for badRubbish and wasteSerious and unpleasantNot of good quality
(Definition of pappy adjective (ENTERTAINMENT) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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