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



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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