noun plural -pies
- dupré, jules,
- dupuy-dutemps operation,
- dupuytren's amputation,
- dupuytren's contracture
Word Origin for duppy
Examples from the Web for duppy
Cubina, less given to superstitious inclinings, only for a moment permitted himself to be mystified with the idea of a “Duppy.”
If not a human being, it must be a “duppy, or de debbil hisself!”
Such are the main beliefs with regard to this remarkable superstition of Duppy on earth.
Every Duppy walks two feet above the ground, floating in the air.
If a child is not christened before it is six months old, Duppy will carry it away into the bush.