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Definition of hammy adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

hammy

 adjective
adjective
BrE BrE//ˈhæmi//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈhæmi//
 
(hammier, hammiest) (informal)
 
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(of a style of acting) artificial or exaggerated In the television ads, he cheerfully delivered some hammy lines before falling backwards into a swimming pool.
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