goopy

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From goop +‎ -y.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

goopy (comparative goopier, superlative goopiest)

  1. Having the consistency of goop.
    The flask had something goopy in it.
  2. Vague; undefined or sentimental.
    • 2007 June 17, Jennifer Egan, “Woman Warriors”, in New York Times[1]:
      “She’d had some goopy notion of self-sacrifice, or maybe it was self-punishment, of making amends.”