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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Archaic; A vain and talkative person (chatters like a parrot).

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  • Hotspur's picture of this "popinjay" with pouncet-box in hand, and
  • Might Hooper and Seidler have considered making Logue do the "popinjay" speech by
  • "Look who's talking, you undernourished popinjay."
  • As it is, that fool -- that popinjay, almost guessed. for more
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