noun, plural pop·pies for 1, 2, 4-7.
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Choose a poppy color like coral, summer blue, and mint green.Electronics and exercise gear that make excellent gifts|PopSci Commerce Team|October 8, 2020|Popular Science
Music journalist Joel Selwin annotates, with a preface by Donovan, a foreword by Jorma Kaukonen, and an afterword by John Poppy.
Poppy Morgan went to her primary care doctor in 2010 because she desperately wanted to take a risk.
Her gorgeous legs seemingly reaching up to the sky, Swift performed her new single, “Shake It Off,” with a bouncy, poppy energy.
Cases in point: girl starbabies named Autumn James, Gracie James, Mary James, Poppy James, Agnes Charles and Lucy Thomas.
To this day, I, like many in Britain, still wear a poppy on Nov. 11.
California seemed less like a voluptuous leviathan blowing poppy-dust that blunted the memory of all things beyond her borders.
Gives much, but claims all, and he who would open the poppy-gates must close the door of ambition and bid farewell to manhood.Dope|Sax Rohmer
The hills burst into buttercups, "blue eyes," yellow and purple lupins, the heavy pungent gold-red poppy.
A second inferior quantity is obtained by pressing and boiling the poppy heads and stems.A Woman's Journey Round the World|Ida Pfeiffer
Martin turned as red as a poppy, as he flashed up in honest anger that such paltry meanness should be charged on him.
British Dictionary definitions for poppy (1 of 2)
noun plural -pies
- a strong red to reddish-orange colour
- (as adjective)a poppy dress