Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Of or resembling pap; mushy.
  • n. Informal Father.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Like pap; soft; succulent; tender.
  • n. father
  • n. grandfather

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Like pap; soft; succulent; tender.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Like pap; soft: succulent.
  • n. Papa; father: a childish word.

Etymologies

Diminutive of papa.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
pap +‎ -y (Wiktionary)

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