[ US /ˈkæmpi/ ]
[ UK /kˈæmpi/ ]
  1. providing sophisticated amusement by virtue of having artificially (and vulgarly) mannered or banal or sentimental qualities
    they played up the silliness of their roles for camp effect
    campy Hollywood musicals of the 1940's
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How To Use campy In A Sentence

  • Nineteen people have submitted stool samples that tested positive for diarrhea-causing agents: Campylobacter (14), norovirus (3), salmonella (1) and Giardia (1).
  • His campy gay stereotype act is hilarious, especially since he drops it with a roll of his eyes whenever the smitten guards aren't watching.
  • I call it the “syncopated pedaling creak,” usually a sign that the locknut on a campy cassette is not tight enough. Technical FAQ with Lennard Zinn: Bike creaking solutions
  • Campylobacteriosis, and viruses such as parvovirus, which is deadly to dogs. Aspen Times - Top Stories
  • The voice acting can be described as campy more than scary, and the audio is not as clear as modern games. Ars Technica
  • Next week it will name retailers with the highest rates of campylobacter contamination. Times, Sunday Times
  • Results of infection by common bacteria such as salmonella, campylobacter and listeria can include vomiting, stomach cramps, diarrhoea, or even death.
  • Although I'm only about 180 pounds I've had trouble with Campy cranksets and spindles breaking.
  • Here's the techno geek stuff: As you know, the Campy binder bolt consists of an Allen bolt that threads into an Allen-headed sleeved nut.
  • And when I learned that GDI and NOD weren't actually in this game, it was discussed that it would be allies and soviets, with a "what if" fun campy scenario.
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