[ kam-pee ]
/ ˈkæm pi /
adjective, camp·i·er, camp·i·est.
of, relating to, or characterized by camp: a campy send-up of romantic operetta.
Words nearby campy
OTHER WORDS FROM campycamp·i·ly, adverbcamp·i·ness, noun
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Examples from the Web for campiest
The campiest concept to me is Susan Sontag attempting to grasp it with all that gray matter of hers.Brian Bedford Interviewed on The Importance of Being Earnest|Kevin Sessums|January 22, 2011|DAILY BEAST
British Dictionary definitions for campiest
/ (ˈkæmpɪ) /
adjective campier or campiest informal
effeminate; affected in mannerisms, dress, etc
relating to or considered characteristic of homosexuals
consciously artificial, exaggerated, vulgar, or mannered; self-parodying, esp when in dubious taste
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