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popsy

(ˈpɒpsɪ)
n, pl -sies
old-fashioned slang Brit an attractive young woman
[C19: diminutive formed from pop, shortened from poppet; originally a nursery term]
Translations

popsy

[ˈpɒpsɪ] Nchica f

popsy

n (dated sl)Biene f (dated inf), → Puppe f (dated inf)
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Also a cherished popsy to his thirteen great grandchildren.
Pat, aged 91 of Grangetown, beloved wife of the late Dave, devoted mother of Ian and Susie, dearly loved by her sister Margaret, brother-in-law Jack, daughter-in-law Cath, grandson Martin, the late Dan, Popsy and Sheila, and all her family and friends.
The benchmark, sometimes also referred to as Popsy, consists of ~20-cm natural U reflected 94 wt.% [sup.239] Pu sphere, with a radius of 4.533-cm.
Devoted husband of Maureen, dearly loved dad of Sue, Barry and Judy, father-in-law to Steve, Gaynor and Shaun, and much loved 'Popsy' of Hannah, James and Harry.
Yet nowadays, the story of a venerable middle-aged Englishman, Humbert, and his disastrous love affair with his 12-year-old popsy wopsy American stepdaughter Dolores "Lolita" Haze, of whose mother he married because of his love for her, is considered a classic -- no discussion.
FPJ was forced to hire private investigators to check into their backgrounds, so when at last the court finalized her adoption, the action man of a few words said, "Now she's mine forever." (Another revelation: "Popsy" FPJ's action flicks were more his daughter's cup of tea than her mother's weepy melodramas.)
Dear brother to Sheila, Barney and Colin and brother-in-la other-in-la other w to Popsy, Lynn, Jane and Jeff.
A special Popsy to Charlotte lotte lot , Rocklyn, Joseph, Emily and Jack.
THEN there was Edwina Currie, one-time Plastic Popsy of Birmingham City Council, known for her weakness first for plastic necklaces and hats.
A sweet fairy called Popsy still needs help in saving her friends from the evil witch.
But today I'd be a young popsy and my mother would be part of a trend.