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popsy Line breaks: popsy
Pronunciation: /ˈpɒpsi/
(also popsie)

Definition of popsy in English:

noun (plural popsies)

informal, chiefly British
An attractive young woman: who is the popsy with that bloke?
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  • But that doesn't mean we're likely to see a flowering of Tunbridge Wells babes or Peterborough popsies where highminded headlines and stalwart values used to reign supreme.
  • He must be capable of entertaining politicians, industrialists, the unemployed, pickpockets, gamblers, philanthropists, popsies and prudes.


Mid 19th century: alteration of poppet.

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