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nap·py 1

 (năp′ē)
adj. nap·pi·er, nap·pi·est
1. Having a nap; fuzzy: a nappy carpet.
2. Often Offensive Tightly curled or coiled. Used of hair.

nap·py 2

 (năp′ē)
n. pl. nap·pies
A round, shallow cooking or serving dish with a flat bottom and sloping sides.

[Probably from dialectal nap, bowl, from Middle English, from Old English hnæp.]

nap·py 3

 (năp′ē)
n. pl. nap·pies Chiefly British
A diaper.

[Alteration of napkin.]

nappy

(ˈnæpɪ)
n, pl -pies
Brit a piece of soft material, esp towelling or a disposable material, wrapped around a baby in order to absorb its urine and excrement. Also called: napkin US and Canadian name: diaper
[C20: changed from napkin]

nappy

(ˈnæpɪ)
adj, -pier or -piest
1. having a nap; downy; fuzzy
2. (Brewing) (of alcoholic drink, esp beer)
a. having a head; frothy
b. strong or heady
3. dialect chiefly Brit slightly intoxicated; tipsy
4. (Horse Training, Riding & Manège) (of a horse) jumpy or irritable; nervy
n
(Brewing) any strong alcoholic drink, esp heady beer
ˈnappiness n

nap•py3

(ˈnæp i)

adj. -pi•er, -pi•est.
1. covered with nap; downy.
2. (of hair) kinky.
[1490–1500; see nap2, -y1]
nap′pi•ness, n.

nap•py4

(ˈnæp i)

n., pl. -pies. Chiefly Brit.

nappy

- Describing a beer that has a head and is foaming—or a person who is slightly intoxicated.
See also related terms for intoxicated.

nappy

diaper

Nappy

A shallow dish with sloping sides and a flat bottom used for cooking or serving food.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Nappy - garment consisting of a folded cloth drawn up between the legs and fastened at the waistnappy - garment consisting of a folded cloth drawn up between the legs and fastened at the waist; worn by infants to catch excrement
garment - an article of clothing; "garments of the finest silk"
Adj.1.nappy - (of hair) in small tight curls
curly - (of hair) having curls or waves; "they envied her naturally curly hair"

nappy

noun diaper, napkin I changed the baby's nappy.
Translations
حِفَاظُ الطِّفْلفوطَة الطِّفْل، قِماط
plenkaplena
ble
vindotuko
vaippa
pelena
bleyja
おむつ
기저귀
incunabula
autiņi
plenica
blöja
ผ้าอ้อมเด็ก

nappy

[ˈnæpɪ]
A. N (Brit) → pañal m
the baby's got a dirty nappyel niño tiene caca
leave the dirty nappies to soakpon los pañales sucios a remojo
B. CPD nappy liner Ngasa f
nappy rash Nirritación f
to have nappy rashestar escaldado

nappy

[ˈnæpi] n (British)couche fnappy liner n (British)protège-couche mnappy rash nérythème m fessier
to have nappy rash → faire de l'érythème fessier

nappy

n (Brit) → Windel f

nappy

[ˈnæpɪ] n (Brit) → pannolino

nappy

(ˈnӕpi) plural ˈnappies noun
(American ˈdiaper) a piece of cloth or paper put between a baby's legs to soak up urine etc.

Nappy

حِفَاظُ الطِّفْل plenka ble Windel πάνα pañal vaippa couche pelena pannolino おむつ 기저귀 luier bleie pielucha fralda подгузник blöja ผ้าอ้อมเด็ก bebek bezi 尿片
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Real Nappy Trial packs are available from Ceredigion Council for new parents for free.
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When changing nappies, clean the nappy area gently with water and allow it to dry thoroughly in the air.
Plush Pants offers a nappy trial scheme - both online and through Oxfordshire County Council - that allows families to try a selection of nappy designs and brands for a fraction of the cost of new nappies.
The Munchkin Nappy Change Organiser will keep everything neatly in one place.
To find out more and collect your voucher to receive pounds 25 off a trial kit of nappies worth more than pounds 50 visit The Cotton Nappy Company Shop in Russell Street, Leamington and Warwickshire Direct offices in Kenilworth, Warwick, Lillington and Whitnash.
gNappies offers a cloth option for those who want to use a cloth nappy which is versatile and fashionable - or use a combination of disposable and cloth inserts.