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pap·py 1

 (păp′ē)
adj. pap·pi·er, pap·pi·est
Of or resembling pap; mushy.

pap·py 2

 (păp′ē)
n. pl. pap·pies Informal
Father.

[Diminutive of papa.]

pappy

(ˈpæpɪ)
adj, -pier or -piest
resembling pap; mushy

pappy

(ˈpæpɪ)
n, pl -pies
US an informal word for father

pap•py

(ˈpæp i)

n., pl. -pies.
Chiefly Midland and Southern U.S. father.
[1755–65]
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pappy 1

adjective
Yielding easily to pressure or weight; not firm:

pappy 2

noun
Informal. A male parent:
Informal: dad, daddy, pa, papa, pop.
Slang: old man.
Translations

pappy

n (US inf) → Papi m (inf)
References in periodicals archive ?
Garriga (UNLP), Valeria Morras (UNLP-UNQ), Viviana Pappier (UNLP) y "Los jovenes y la historia desde la perspectiva de profesores de Brasil, Argentina y Uruguay" de Maria Paula Gonzalez (UNGS/ CONICET).
En cine, debuto en Argentina, siendo nino todavia, en el filme de Ralph Pappier Escuela de campeones; en Mexico estelarizo las cintas Masacre de Carlos Gonzalez Morantes y Descenso al pais de la noche y La sucesion, ambas de Alfredo Gurrola.