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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (1)

1. garment consisting of a folded cloth drawn up between the legs and fastened at the waist; worn by infants to catch excrement;
[syn: diaper, nappy, napkin]


ADJECTIVE (1)

1. (of hair) in small tight curls;
[syn: crisp, frizzly, frizzy, kinky, nappy]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Nappy \Nap"py\, a. [From 1st Nap.] 1. Inclined to sleep; sleepy; as, to feel nappy. [1913 Webster] 2. Tending to cause sleepiness; serving to make sleepy; strong; heady; as, nappy ale. [Obs.] --Wyatt. [1913 Webster]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Nappy \Nap"py\, a. [From 3d Nap.] Having a nap or pile; downy; shaggy. --Holland. [1913 Webster]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Nappy \Nap"py\, n.; pl. Nappies. [OE. nap, AS. hnaep cup, bowl. See Hanaper.] A round earthen dish, with a flat bottom and sloping sides. [Written also nappie.] [1913 Webster]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

nappy \nap"py\, n.; pl. nappies. A diaper[4]. [Chiefly Brit.] [PJC]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

nappy adj 1: (of hair) in small tight curls [syn: crisp, frizzly, frizzy, kinky, nappy] n 1: garment consisting of a folded cloth drawn up between the legs and fastened at the waist; worn by infants to catch excrement [syn: diaper, nappy, napkin]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

53 Moby Thesaurus words for "nappy": addled, beery, bemused, besotted, blind drunk, crapulent, crapulous, dizzy, downy, drenched, drunk, drunken, far-gone, feathery, flossy, fluffy, flustered, fou, full, furry, fuzzy, gay, giddy, glorious, happy, hirsute, in liquor, inebriate, inebriated, inebrious, intoxicated, jolly, knobbed, maudlin, mellow, merry, muddled, nubbly, nubby, peachy, pily, pinnate, pitted, reeling, shaggy, shikker, sodden, sotted, studded, tiddly, tipsy, under the influence, velvety