weepy


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Related to weepy: lachrymose, weeping, weepy eye

weep·y

 (wē′pē)
adj. weep·i·er, weep·i·est
1. Weeping or inclined to weep; tearful.
2. Very sentimental: a weepy movie.

weepy

(ˈwiːpɪ)
adj, weepier or weepiest
(Physiology) liable or tending to weep
n, pl weepies
1. (Literary & Literary Critical Terms) a romantic and sentimental film or book
2. (Film) a romantic and sentimental film or book
ˈweepily adv
ˈweepiness n

weep•y

(ˈwi pi)

adj. weep•i•er, weep•i•est.
1. easily moved to tears; tearful; lachrymose.
2. marked or accompanied by weeping: a weepy account.
3. tending to cause weeping; sad: a weepy novel.
4. exuding water or other moisture.
[1595–1605]
weep′i•ness, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.weepy - liable to weep easilyweepy - liable to weep easily    
tearful - filled with or marked by tears; "tearful eyes"; "tearful entreaties"

weepy

adjective
1. tearful, crying, weeping, sobbing, whimpering, close to tears, blubbering, lachrymose, on the verge of tears After her mother's death she was depressed and weepy for months.
noun
1. tear-jerker (informal) The film is an old-fashioned weepy with fine performances by both stars.

weepy

adjective
Filled with or shedding tears:
Idiom: in tears.
Translations

weepy

[ˈwiːpɪ]
A. ADJ
1. (= tearful) [person] → llorón; [eyes] → lloroso
to feel weepysentir or tener ganas de llorar
to get or become weepy (about sth)ponerse a llorar (por algo)
2. (= sentimental) [film, novel, song] → lacrimógeno
B. N (= film) → película f lacrimógena, melodrama m; (= novel) → novela f lacrimógena

weepy

[ˈwiːpi] n (= film) → mélo m

weepy

(inf)
adj (+er) personweinerlich; (inf) filmrührselig; that was a very weepy film (inf)der Film hat schwer auf die Tränendrüsen gedrückt (inf)
n (inf: = film etc) → Schmachtfetzen m (inf)

weepy

[ˈwiːpɪ]
1. adjpiagnucoloso/a
2. n (fam) (film) → film m strappalacrime inv
References in classic literature ?
I shall put a bold face on, and if I do feel weepy, he shall never see it.
Much like last year's box office smash, this weepy is based on a young-adult novel about a terminally ill teenager.
45PM Based on the bestselling book, this weepy stars Rachel McAdams as a young woman who falls in love with Eric Bana but feels increasingly lonely every time he disappears on regular journeys into the past and future.
Say so long to weepy eyes when you're chopping |onions thanks to these purpose-made goggles - no more tears
We even get our own tour courtesy of Victoria Coren, before everyone gets too weepy, the music starts again with a session from Richard Thompson.
It's a proper weepy, inspired by her own experiences.
It's a fine whiskey of a song, and like good whiskey, can leave you a little messed up and weepy.
And everything makes Weepy William cry - not just people being rude to him.
More of the same from the weepy pen of Nicholas Sparks.
Much like human cold sores (also caused by the virus, which are often dormant for periods and then flare up again) in cats it presents as a chronic mild weepy eye.
The Time Traveler's Wife (Channel 4, tomorrow, 9pm) This weepy based on Audrey Niffenegger's best-selling novel is about a touching romance between two people who were always destined to meet and fall in love - one of whom suffers from random fits of time-travelling.
50pm This weepy stars Channing Tatum as John, a soldier on a two-week leave - which turns out to be all the time he needs to fall for and win over wellheeled student Savannah (Amanda 'Mamma Mia