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Meaning of "shrimpy" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF SHRIMPY

shrimpy  [ˈʃrɪmpɪ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF SHRIMPY

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Shrimpy is an adjective.
The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES SHRIMPY MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of shrimpy in the English dictionary

The definition of shrimpy in the dictionary is resembling a shrimp. Other definition of shrimpy is full of shrimps.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH SHRIMPY


bumpy
ˈbʌmpɪ
campy
ˈkæmpɪ
champy
ˈtʃæmpɪ
clumpy
ˈklʌmpɪ
crimpy
ˈkrɪmpɪ
gimpy
ˈɡɪmpɪ
grumpy
ˈɡrʌmpɪ
gympie
ˈɡɪmpɪ
impi
ˈɪmpɪ
jumpy
ˈdʒʌmpɪ
lumpy
ˈlʌmpɪ
Pompey
ˈpɒmpɪ
riempie
ˈrɪmpɪ
scampi
ˈskæmpɪ
scrimpy
ˈskrɪmpɪ
skimpy
ˈskɪmpɪ
swampy
ˈswɒmpɪ
Tempe
ˈtɛmpɪ
vampy
ˈvæmpɪ
wimpy
ˈwɪmpɪ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE SHRIMPY

shrike thrush
shrill
shrillness
shrilly
shrimp
shrimp cocktail
shrimp net
shrimp sauce
shrimper
shrimplike
shrinal
shrine
shrinelike
shrink
shrink fit
shrink wrap
shrink-wrap
shrink-wrapped
shrink-wrapping
shrinkable

WORDS THAT END LIKE SHRIMPY

crumpy
dampy
dumpy
frumpy
glumpy
hempy
humpy
kempy
plumpy
rumpy
rumpy-pumpy
schlumpy
scrumpy
shlumpy
slumpy
stumpy
trampy
tumpy
umpy
yampy

Synonyms and antonyms of shrimpy in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «shrimpy» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF SHRIMPY

Find out the translation of shrimpy to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of shrimpy from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «shrimpy» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

shrimpy
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

shrimpy
570 millions of speakers

English

shrimpy
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

shrimpy
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

شرمبي
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

Shrimpy
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

shrimpy
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

shrimpy
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

shrimpy
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Shrimpy
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

shrimpy
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

shrimpy
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

shrimpy
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Shrimpy
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

shrimpy
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

Shrimpy
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

चिडखोर
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

bücür
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

shrimpy
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

shrimpy
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

Shrimpy
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

shrimpy
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

shrimpy
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

shrimpy
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

shrimpy
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

Shrimpy
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of shrimpy

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «SHRIMPY»

The term «shrimpy» is regularly used and occupies the 81.914 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «SHRIMPY» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about shrimpy

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «SHRIMPY»

Discover the use of shrimpy in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to shrimpy and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Big Al and Shrimpy
Then Shrimpy was it. Shrimpy was too slow. He couldn't catch anyone. But Shrimpy was smart. He waited in just the right place, and then he tagged Big Al. All the other fish said, “No fair! Shrimpy and Big Al are just tagging each other!” So Big ...
Andrew Clements, 2002
2
Wimpy Shrimpy
Poor Shrimpy is missing out on all the fun! Will he ever be brave enough to join in with his friends? With bright and bold illustrations, this is the perfect book for building confidence in three to six year olds.
‎2014
3
Basic Tools for Beginning Writers
Translation:Shrimpy lived in abig ocean. Shrimpy and all of the fish played tag. Shrimpy tagged Big Al and Big Al tagged Shrimpy. All of the fish said, “You keep tagging each other.” And that's how they became friends. They went to the Big ...
Betty Schultze, 2008
4
Cubicle Cowboy
But Shrimpy remained vigilant, standing next to me with his arms crossed, glaring at Wilbanks. “What the hell is the matter with him?” he demanded. “I fear that Ol' Whiney Willy is just a bit too high-strung,” I offered. Shrimpy whipped his head ...
Jeff Metzger, 2005
5
The Icing on the Cake
“But we're still going to Shrimpy's on Saturday, right?” “Yes, of course.” “Good. How about I come and pick you up at your house and I'll drive us over.” I hoped Carrie would agree. Usually, Carrie and I would just meet at the restaurant, but that ...
Elodia Strain, 2007
6
Tripping With the Tucker Twins
He heldup high on his open hand a great flat basket and he sounded as though he were trying to giveacollege yell: "Rah, rah, rah,Shrimpy! Rah, rah, Shrimpy! Rah!" "What on earth are you selling?" asked Dum. "Rah shrimp! Rah shrimp!
Nell Speed
7
Cane and Able
Justin could hear that the shrimpy-looking man sure had a foul mouth on him. Nearly every word was a cuss word. Justin noticed that he also had one of them old rolled up, ugly cigarettes in his mouth just like Pete. Again, Justin couldn't figure ...
Stephen Cheek, 2008
8
Amazing Sailing Stories: True Adventures from the High Seas
Even so when Shrimpy arrived in Tahiti and her crew moored up in the main port Papeete they discovered it cost £4 just to enter the harbour. They had £1. Shane solved the problem by getting another job this time on a yacht helping prepare ...
Dick Durham, 2011
9
Amazing Shrimp Recipes: Scrumptiously Mouthwatering Grilled ...
Shrimpy. Dressing. Ingredients Directions 1 cup nonfat sour cream In a medium bowl, combine sour cream, salt, chili sauce, relish, 1 pinch salt 1/3 cup chili sauce cider vinegar, onion, shrimp, lemon juice and ground black pepper. Mix well.
Karen Delaney
10
One-man dent in city crime
In Spotlight's audience was Mrs. Lottie Hol- lingsworth, a small apartment house owner who had just been visited by a city building inspector named George (" Shrimpy") Lasser. For years Mrs. Hollingsworth had met inspection requirements,  ...

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «SHRIMPY»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term shrimpy is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Minnesota crops are tall, but shrimpy prices could make profit elusive
Midway through the growing season, Minnesota's corn and soybean crops are some of the best in the country, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture. «Rick Kupchella's BringMeTheNews, Jul 15»
2
Wray & Nephew Award for 'Shrimpy'
Local boxing legend Richard 'Shrimpy' Clarke will be handed the Spirit of Jamaica Award for Boxing by Wray & Nephew White Overproof Rum today. The award ... «Jamaica Gleaner, Jun 15»
3
Nothing shrimpy about great north plan, says prawn farmer
Nothing shrimpy about great north plan, says prawn farmer. Share; Share via Email · Share on Google Plus · Post on facebook wall · Share on twitter · Post to ... «The Australian Financial Review, Jun 15»
4
There Was Nothing Shrimpy About This Six-Foot Ancient Sea Monster
Somewhere around 480 million years ago, a fearsome-looking six-foot shrimp scrounged the ocean floors in search of its next meal. But it wasn't hunting, ... «Popular Mechanics, Mar 15»
5
DOWNTON ABBEY Recap: Shrimpy To The Rescue, Anna Off To Jail
Lady Rose's parents Hugh and Susan MacClare were divided on the union as well, with diplomat Hugh “Shrimpy” solidly on the side of his daughter marrying ... «TVRuckus, Feb 15»
6
Shrimpy Sharks to Great Whites: Marine Animals Have Gotten …
Animals tend to evolve toward a larger body size over time, and marine animals are no exception, a study suggests. In fact, the average size of marine animals ... «Live Science, Feb 15»
7
Splatoon devs showcase their shrimpy shoe store clerk
Now this week, we get a look at the footwear shop and its shrimpy proprietor, who has managed to cover all of his feet in dope kicks, too. Shrimps Shoes is the ... «Wii U Daily, Feb 15»
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The Supreme Court Has More Fun Than Ought to Be Legal Arguing …
Instead, Yates had his crew chuck the shrimpy grouper into the Gulf of Mexico and then tried to claim that the larger fish in the crate were the same ones ... «Slate Magazine, Nov 14»
9
The Earl continued to lose his marbles in Downton Abbey, writes Jim …
The Earl attempted to scupper Bricker's return by pointing out that Rose's father (you know, good old 'Shrimpy') was coming to stay, as everyone does in the end, ... «Daily Mail, Oct 14»
10
Forecourt Bar at Shrimpy's - review
What they say: the team behind Bistrotheque and Hoi Polloi open up the canal-side terrace outside Shrimpy's (housed in a former petrol station) once again for ... «Evening Standard, Jun 14»

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