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English definition of “hoppy”


adjective     /ˈhɒp.i/ US  /ˈhɑː.pi/
like hops (= dried fruit used to make beer): a hoppy aroma/flavourBeer and ciderVarious qualities of foodFlavours and tastes
(Definition of hoppy adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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