pipy

[ pahy-pee ]
/ ˈpaɪ pi /

adjective, pip·i·er, pip·i·est.

pipelike; tubular.
piping; shrill: a pipy voice.

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Origin of pipy

First recorded in 1715–25; pipe1 + -y1
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Example sentences from the Web for pipy

  • Christabel,” said a little voice, when all the others were gone, “I shall never be pipy again.

    The Stokesley Secret|Charlotte M. Yonge
  • "I can scarce agree with you, Sir Richard," said he in a thin, pipy voice.

    The Golden Galleon|Robert Leighton