Meaning of “nappy” in the English Dictionary

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"nappy" in British English

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nappynoun [ C ]

uk /ˈnæp.i/ us /ˈnæp.i/ UK US diaper

a square of thick soft paper or cloth that is fastened around a baby's bottom and between its legs to absorb its urine and solid waste:

nappy cream
She was changing the baby's nappy.
I knew William when he was still in nappies (= when he was a baby).

(Definition of “nappy” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"nappy" in American English

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nappynoun [ C ]

us /ˈnæp·i/ Br


(Definition of “nappy” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)