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Apish definitions

Webster's 1828 Dictionary

A'PISH, a. [See Ape.] Having the qualities of an ape; inclined to imitate in a servile manner; hence, foolish, foppish, affected, trifling, insignificant; as, an apish fellow; apish manners.

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

adj
1: being or given to servile imitation [syn: apish, apelike]

Merriam Webster's

adjective Date: circa 1527 resembling an ape: as a. extremely silly or affected <apish antics> b. given to slavish imitation apishly adverb apishness noun

Oxford Reference Dictionary

adj. 1 of or like an ape. 2 silly, affected. Derivatives: apishly adv. apishness n.

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Apish Ap"ish, a. Having the qualities of an ape; prone to imitate in a servile manner. Hence: Apelike; fantastically silly; foppish; affected; trifling. The apish gallantry of a fantastic boy. --Sir W. Scott.

Soule's Dictionary of English Synonyms

a. 1. Imitative (in a servile manner), mimicking. 2. Affected, foppish, trifling.

Moby Thesaurus

asinine, batty, befooled, beguiled, besotted, brainless, buffoonish, cockeyed, crazy, credulous, daffy, daft, dazed, delineatory, depictive, dizzy, doting, dumb, echoic, embodying, emulative, fatuitous, fatuous, figurative, flaky, fond, fool, foolheaded, foolish, fuddled, futile, gaga, goofy, graphic, gulled, ideographic, idiotic, illustrational, illustrative, imbecile, imitative, inane, incarnating, inept, infatuated, insane, kooky, limning, loony, mad, maudlin, mimetic, mimic, mimish, moronic, nutty, onomatopoeic, onomatopoetic, personifying, pictographic, pictorial, portraying, representational, representative, representing, sappy, screwy, senseless, sentimental, silly, simulative, stupid, symbolizing, thoughtless, typifying, vivid, wacky, wet, witless



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