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English

poppies

Pronunciation

Etymology 1

From Old English popiġ

Noun

Singular
poppy

Plural
poppies

poppy (poppies)
  1. Any plant of the species Papaver, with crumpled often red petals and a milky juice.
  2. (color) a bright red colour, tinted with orange, like that of the poppy flower.
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  3. (Template loop detected: Template:context 1) a simple artificial poppy worn in the buttonhole to remember the fallen in the two World Wars
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Adjective

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Positive
poppy

Comparative
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Superlative
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  1. (color) of a bright red colour, tinted with orange, like that of the poppy flower.
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Etymology 2

Diminutive of pop, from Greek πάππας (pappas)

Noun

Singular
poppy

Plural
-

poppy (-)
  1. An affectionate nickname given to a father or grandfather, or a male authority figure standing in a similar position.

Etymology 3

From popular, by shortening

Adjective

poppy (comparative poppi, superlative er)

Positive
poppy

Comparative
poppi

Superlative
er

  1. (music) In the style of pop music.
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Etymology 4

From pop (sound)

Adjective

poppy (comparative poppi, superlative er)

Positive
poppy

Comparative
poppi

Superlative
er

  1. Having a popping sound.

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