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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Providing sophisticated amusement by virtue of having artificially (and vulgarly) mannered or banal or sentimental qualities.

Usage examples (37)
  • It was so campy, which is obviously not what they meant.
  • Drew: I’m right there with you on Matrix Reloaded – campy is the word.
  • It's got the same kind of campy early 90s funk thing going on.
  • The Godfather inspired WAY MORE "campy" stuff since it came out. for more
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