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

  • adj. Shaped like a cup.
  • adj. Marked by shallow depressions: A loose, cuppy track slowed the horses.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Having the form of a cup
  • adj. Having indentations or shallow depressions

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Hollow; cuplike; also, full of cups, or small depressions.
  • adj. Characterized by cup shakes; -- said of timber.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Cup-like; concave: as, cuppy flowers.
  • Full of small cup-like cavities. See cup, n., 6 .
  • n. In heraldry, one of the furs composed of patches like potent, but arranged so that each is set against a patch of the same tincture, instead of alternated.


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