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Synonyms for campy

providing sophisticated amusement by virtue of having artificially (and vulgarly) mannered or banal or sentimental qualities


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The data are currently being analyzed to measure how effective the Campy Training Kit is at improving how raw chicken is handled to avoid cross contamination.
Campy caught Rickey's attention during an exhibition series between a black All Star team and a white team that included several Dodgers.
Campy, of no fixed address, yesterday admitted going equipped for theft from February 7, but denied having an offensive weapon.
In "Campy: The Story of Roy Campanella," Campy can teach everyone a lesson: the color of your skin does not matter.
campy is a simple two-test procedure that determines both Gram status and the presence or absence of L-alanyl aminopeptidase (LALA) activity within just 2 minutes.
is headed for the stage in Eugene in a production of a campy farce that first opened off-Broadway on Halloween 1997.
Not so for Matthew Tinkcom who, in Working Like a Homosexual, undertakes a campy reading of Marx and a queer Marxist reading of camp.
Protest Resident Michael Campy (right) with protesters and a petition in Flockton as yet another heavy lorry thunders by
Paramount Pictures and producer Scott Rudin are to remake The Blob, the 1958 campy horror classic that launched Steve McQueen.
Teens will enjoy it for its conversational, almost campy, wit.
In a section called "Ursula Finds a Friend," Riedel portrays a campy "dark, feline figure" stalking Roxane D'Orleans Juste's character called a "young girl.
In a thin, campy volume peppered with dashing visuals, the Guerrilla Girls critique images and ideals of womanhood that have made their way into popular culture--"Mom" included.
Kirsten Dunst plays Mary Jane Watson, the perky girl next door who keeps Maguire's heart racing, and Willem Dafoe as the Green Goblin takes a nice turn as the campy, trash-talking sort of villain Marvel likes to throw at Spidey.
NBC recently debuted "The Rerun Show," in which an eight-member troupe reenacts episodes of campy old sitcoms in a way that's part love-in, part lampoon, turning familiar characters into punch lines.
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