popsy

[ pop-see ]

noun,plural pop·sies.British Informal.
  1. a girl or young woman.

Origin of popsy

1
1860–65; generic use of a term of endearment, probably pop(pet) + -sy

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popsy

/ (ˈpɒpsɪ) /


nounplural -sies
  1. old-fashioned, British slang an attractive young woman

Origin of popsy

1
C19: diminutive formed from pop, shortened from poppet; originally a nursery term

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