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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Garment consisting of a folded cloth drawn up between the legs and fastened at the waist adj. - Of hair in small tight curls.

Usage examples (35)
  • The term nappy has been used repeatedly as an insult as though our natural selves are less than.
  • Once the nappy is on her pjs go on and then I let her bounce on the bed a little bit.
  • They've yet -- Rutgers University, being called nappy-headed hos.
  • 'His nappy was the size of a credit card and even that was too big. for more
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