dippy


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dip·py

 (dĭp′ē)
adj. dip·pi·er, dip·pi·est Slang
Not sensible; foolish.

[Probably from dip, to bob.]

dippy

(ˈdɪpɪ)
adj, -pier or -piest
slang odd, eccentric, or crazy
[C20: of unknown origin]

dip•py

(ˈdɪp i)

adj. -pi•er, -pi•est. Slang.
foolish or somewhat crazy.
[1895–1900; orig. uncertain]
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dippy

[ˈdɪpɪ] ADJchiflado

dippy

adj (inf)plemplem (inf), → meschugge (inf)
References in classic literature ?
The whole thing's bughouse, that's what, an' I almost get dippy myself thinkin' about it.
MUSEUM bosses in Newcastle are hopeful of replicating Dippy the dinosaur's multi-million-pound success elsewhere on its UK tour.
Dippy, the famous replica Diplodocus skeleton currently on tour from London's Natural History Museum, is currently on display in the Hancock.
The Natural History Museum's famous exhibition piece Dippy is on its nationwide tour and the couple ensured it played a leading role in their celebrations.
Hundreds of climate campaigners yesterday staged a protest under Dippy the Diplodocus.
DIPPY the Dinosaur has gone on public display in Scotland for the first time.
dinosaurs started as a sevenyear-old saw his childhood dreams become reality when Dippy the Diplodocus set foot in his Belfast museum.
PALAEONTOLOGIST whose obsession with one of the world's most famous dinosaurs started as a sevenyear-old saw his childhood dreams become reality when Dippy the Diplodocus set foot his Belfast museum.
" Dippy is a plaster cast of the fossilised bones of a Diplodocus found by railroadChristopher, eight, a pupil at Botanic Primary school, views Dippy in the Ulster Museum
A PALAEONTOLOGIST, whose obsession with one of the world's most famous dinosaurs started as a sevenyear-old, saw his childhood dreams become reality when Dippy the Diplodocus set foot in his Belfast museum.
The long-awaited Dippy On Tour: A Natural History Adventure exhibition opens at the Ulster Museum and is set to be a roaring success.