adjective, sap·pi·er, sap·pi·est.
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Though filled with darkness as well as light, with loneliness as well as bar-hopping, his work isn’t sappy.‘Love and Other Poems’ will satisfy your need for romance|Kathi Wolfe|May 27, 2021|Washington Blade
I always looked back on it as a breakup album, but after re-listening now as a sappy 34-year-old, it’s a lot more.The Significance of Taylor Swift's Fearless in 2008—and How Taylor's Version Stacks Up|TIME Staff|April 9, 2021|Time
Still, there aren’t any sappy violins in author Dan Mathews’ story.
Natalia comes around after a bit of ruminating to sappy music.
The trailer was too sappy to go with my friends and the poster was too steamy to go with my parents.A Love Letter to ‘The Notebook,’ a Melodrama That Commits to Its Sentimentality|Teo Bugbee|June 26, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The lyrics range from sappy to explicit, but the level of lunacy is nothing if not consistent.Miley Cyrus’s Craziest Lyrics From ‘Bangerz,’ Analyzed|Amy Zimmerman|October 8, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Not in a sappy, ‘Oh my God I totally love you way,’ but in a way that reinforces other aspects of my personality.
Dropping off Haley at school could have been really dewy and sappy.Emmys 2013: Julie Bowen’s Favorite ‘Modern Family’ Moments (VIDEO)|Julie Bowen|September 4, 2013|DAILY BEAST
"A sappy pea-vine and a dried pea-stick," said Milford, pointing toward George and his wife.A Yankee from the West|Opie Read
And what does the wise, sagacious, sappy, perspiring man of wisdom like yourself who knows a thing or two do?In Camp With A Tin Soldier|John Kendrick Bangs
He was a good deal of a character, and much better company than the sappy literature he was selling.Life On The Mississippi, Complete|Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens)
Sappy's eyes were not the sinister black beads of the wily Red-man, but a washed-out blue.
At noon Sappy set out nothing but dirty dishes, and explained that so long as each got his own it was all right.