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Dictionary entry overview: What does campy mean?
• CAMPY (adjective)
The adjective CAMPY has 1 sense:
1. providing sophisticated amusement by virtue of having artificially (and vulgarly) mannered or banal or sentimental qualities
Familiarity information: CAMPY used as an adjective is very rare.
Dictionary entry details
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Providing sophisticated amusement by virtue of having artificially (and vulgarly) mannered or banal or sentimental qualities
they played up the silliness of their roles for camp effect / campy Hollywood musicals of the 1940's
tasteless (lacking aesthetic or social taste)
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