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Definition of preppy


  • adjective describing a person of the 'popular' group, such as Britney Spears.
    She is such a preppie.

    Last edited on Apr 12 2002. Submitted by Bailey M. from Houston, TX, USA on Apr 12 2002.

  • clean cut: tucked in Abercrombie shirt with khaki pants and brown dress shoes. Usually people who are preppy are called "preps."
    John looked very preppy today.

    Last edited on May 16 2011. Submitted by Lauren from Richardson, TX, USA on Jan 04 2003.

  • the popular group of kids at school.

    Last edited on Aug 19 2005. Submitted by Natalie S. from WI, USA on Aug 19 2005.


  • A person or place that is popular; used by the in-crowd;.
    Preps use that stuff.
    That's a preppy store.

    Last edited on Aug 20 2010. Submitted by Anonymous on Jan 31 2002.

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