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Adjective: sappy (sappier,sappiest)  sa-pee
  1. Abounding in sap
    "sappy maple trees"; "sappy kindling wood"
  2. [informal] Effusively or insincerely emotional
    "a sappy novel";
    - bathetic, drippy [informal], hokey [N. Amer, informal], maudlin, mawkish, kitschy, mushy [informal], schmaltzy [informal], schmalzy [informal], sentimental, soppy [Brit, informal], soupy [informal], slushy [informal], cutesy [informal], gooey [informal], corny [informal], weepy [informal], cheesy [informal]

Derived forms: sappiest, sappier

See also: cornball [N. Amer, informal], emotional, juicy, lovey-dovey [informal]

Encyclopedia: Sappy