yappy (adj.) 1909, from YAP (Cf. yap) + -Y (Cf. -y) (2).

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  • yappy — UK [ˈjæpɪ] / US adjective Word forms yappy : adjective yappy comparative yappier superlative yappiest informal a yappy dog yaps a lot …   English dictionary

  • yappy — yap|py [ jæpi ] adjective INFORMAL a yappy dog yaps a lot a. a yappy person talks a lot …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • yappy — yap ► VERB (yapped, yapping) 1) give a sharp, shrill bark. 2) informal talk at length in an irritating manner. ► NOUN ▪ a sharp, shrill bark. DERIVATIVES yapper noun yappy adjective …   English terms dictionary

  • yappy — ˈyapē adjective ( er/ est) Etymology: yap (I) + y 1. : given to yapping affections were expended on yappy little beasts New Yorker 2. : resembling or characteristic of a yap …   Useful english dictionary

  • yappy — adjective a) Of a dog, yapping in an annoying manner. b) Very talkative; talking foolishly or at length …   Wiktionary

  • yappy — yap·py …   English syllables

  • YAPPY — abbr. Mktg Young Affluent Parent (slang) …   The ultimate business dictionary

  • yappy-ho-yap-yap — When you are not interested in hearing what the other person you are engaged in conversation with is saying, you then interrupt them with this word. A. And then I went to the B. Yappy ho yap yap …   Dictionary of american slang

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