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



BrE BrE//ˈsɒpi//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈsɑːpi//
(especially British English)(soppier, soppiest)(usually North American English sappy)(informal)
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silly and sentimental; full of unnecessary emotion soppy love songs She is soppy about cats. Word Origin early 19th cent. (in the sense ‘soaked with water’): from sop ‘thoroughly wet’ + -y.