Definitions for nappyˈnæp i
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diaper, nappy, napkin(adj)
garment consisting of a folded cloth drawn up between the legs and fastened at the waist; worn by infants to catch excrement
crisp, frizzly, frizzy, kinky, nappy(adj)
(of hair) in small tight curls
A shallow, flat-bottomed earthenware or glass bowl with sloping sides.
A kind of strong ale; nappy ale.
Foamy; having a large head.
Origin: Probably shortened from napkin (but possibly a corruption of nappe, since napkin is already a diminutive).
inclined to sleep; sleepy; as, to feel nappy
tending to cause sleepiness; serving to make sleepy; strong; heady; as, nappy ale
having a nap or pile; downy; shaggy
a round earthen dish, with a flat bottom and sloping sides
Origin: [OE. nap, AS. hnaep cup, bowl. See Hanaper.]
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