hammy Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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hammyadjective

uk   us   /ˈhæm.i/ informal
used to ​describe an ​actor or ​acting that is ​unnatural and uses too much ​emotion: a hammy ​performance
(Definition of hammy from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “hammy”
in Chinese (Simplified) (演员或表演)夸张做作的,过火的…
in Chinese (Traditional) (演員或表演)誇張做作的,過火的…
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