adjective, pap·pi·er, pap·pi·est.
Words nearby pappy
Definition for pappy (2 of 2)
noun, plural pap·pies. Older Use.
Example sentences from the Web for pappy
The Cult of Pappy van Winkle By Elton Felton There are lines around the block and long waiting lists.Eight Must-read Stories About Nicaragua, School Shooters and the New Republic|The Daily Beast|December 6, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It seems like everyone wants to own Pappy Van Winkle whiskey…but is it worth it?
The savvy forger with Pappy empties to fill might get his hands on some Old Weller and present it as its more illustrious cousin.
Pappy has become a prime example of a certain kind of product that economists called a “Veblen good.”
Though, at their best, the Van Winkle whiskies are excellent, Pappy is not uniquely great.
Letty-Lou, she don' hav' to git her a pay-work job, her pappy mak's him a good livin'.Ralestone Luck|Andre Norton
Ef yo' pappy do bring a step-mothah into dis house, Gawd knows he'll bring de right kin'.The heart of happy hollow|Paul Laurence Dunbar
"Don't you worry, pappy," he said, with a touch of the old boyish assurance.The Quickening|Francis Lynde
My pappy's name was Addison, and he always belonged to Dr. Alexander.Slave Narratives, Oklahoma|Various
Wish my pappy could a knowed dat, de Sundays he'd take dat long walk to Concord Church to put flowers on her grave.