from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Having the characteristics of pulp
  • adj. Having the characteristics of pulp fiction; thus, having a garish focus on sex and violence

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Like pulp; consisting of pulp; soft; fleshy; succulent

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Like pulp; soft; fleshy; pultaceous; succulent: as, the pulpy covering of a nut; the pulpy substance of a peach or cherry.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. like a pulp or overripe; not having stiffness


pulp +‎ -y (Wiktionary)


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