adjective, pulp·i·er, pulp·i·est.
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OTHER WORDS FROM pulpypulp·i·ly, adverbpulp·i·ness, noun
Words nearby pulpy
Example sentences from the Web for pulpy
What ensues is part detective novel, part pulpy romantic tragedy.
The clone saga Orphan Black is pulpy, adrenaline-fueled television at its finest.Why Should You Watch 'Orphan Black'? Tatiana Maslany.|Sujay Kumar|April 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
His pulpy brand of crime fiction will live on not only in paperback form, but also on the silver screen.Elmore Leonard’s Best Movie and TV Adaptations: ‘Out of Sight,’ ‘Get Shorty,’ ‘Justified,’ and More|Marlow Stern|August 20, 2013|DAILY BEAST
A pulpy perimeter of raw sewage encircled each village, which made walking into the forest to find some privacy an ordeal.Green Snot and Deadly Snakes: Napoleon Chagnon’s Anthropological Battles|Nick Romeo|February 19, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Ramsay doubtless felt the need to make something extraordinary from this pulpy departure point.
The visitor, groping, brushed with his fingers the back of a hand which felt strangely hot and pulpy.Average Jones|Samuel Hopkins Adams
Food is caught between irregular projections on the surface of the molars and crushed to a pulpy mass.A Civic Biology|George William Hunter
Approach them closely, walk under their colossal leaves, avoid their sharp spear-points and touch their soft pulpy stems.Artists and Arabs|Henry Blackburn
The bud is rooted in the branch, and draws its sustenance from the milk of the pulpy cambium layer beneath the bark.A Year in the Fields|John Burroughs
Some effect must have been produced upon the pulpy nerve centres from which they never recovered.A Mortal Antipathy|Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.