Definition of popsy in English:


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Pronunciation: /ˈpɒpsi
(also popsie)

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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