pap definition

  • noun:
    • Midland U.S. the teat or nipple.
    • One thing resembling a nipple.
    • smooth or semiliquid food, for infants.
    • Material lacking genuine worth or compound: shows offering only pap.
    • Slang Money and favors received as political patronage: "self-seeking political leaders primarily interested in patronage, privilege, and pap” ( Fiorello H. Los Angeles Guardia).
    • Food in the form of a soft paste, often a porridge, specially as given to very young children.
    • Nonsense.
    • Porridge.
    • Pap smear
    • A nipple; a mammilla; a teat.
    • A rounded, nipplelike slope or top; anything resembling a nipple in shape; a mamelon.
    • A soft food for babies, manufactured from bread boiled or softened in milk or liquid.
    • Any speech, writing, or idea lacking material, or of trivial content; oversimplified, trite, or worthless a few ideas.
    • Nourishment or help from formal patronage.
    • The pulp of good fresh fruit.
    • A teat; a nipple; the breast of a woman.
    • A conical slope resembling a nipple or teat: because, the Paps of Jura (an island west of Scotland.).
    • smooth meals for babies, typically manufactured from breads boiled or softened with water or milk.
    • therefore The emoluments of general public company, as salaries, fees, or perquisites.
    • The pulp of fresh fruit, or pulp of any sort.
    • Papa; father.
    • the tiny projection of a mammary gland
    • a meal plan that does not need chewing; encouraged for people with abdominal disorders
    • worthless or oversimplified a few ideas
  • adjective:
    • Spineless, damp, without personality.
    • : Flat
  • verb:
    • To feed with pap.
    • Of a paparazzo, to just take a surreptitious picture of (someone, particularly a hollywood) without their particular permission.
  • verb-transitive:
    • To feed with pap.
  • others:
    • To give with pap.

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