Free Dictionary

Free Dictionary

Home ×
Link Link Link Link

Search Result for "campy": 
Wordnet 3.0

ADJECTIVE (1)

1. providing sophisticated amusement by virtue of having artificially (and vulgarly) mannered or banal or sentimental qualities;
- Example: "they played up the silliness of their roles for camp effect"
- Example: "campy Hollywood musicals of the 1940's"
[syn: camp, campy]


WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

campy adj 1: providing sophisticated amusement by virtue of having artificially (and vulgarly) mannered or banal or sentimental qualities; "they played up the silliness of their roles for camp effect"; "campy Hollywood musicals of the 1940's" [syn: camp, campy]