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



BrE BrE//pʌlp//
; NAmE NAmE//pʌlp//
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[only before noun] (of books, magazines, etc.) badly written and often intended to shock people pulp fiction Word Originlate Middle English (denoting the soft fleshy part of fruit): from Latin pulpa. The verb dates from the mid 17th cent.
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