Campy vs Campily - What's the difference?

campy | campily |


As an adjective campy

is characterized by camp or kitsch, especially when deliberate or intentional.

As an adverb campily is

in a campy way.

campy

English

Adjective

(er)
  • Characterized by camp or kitsch, especially when deliberate or intentional.
  • Stu liked to watch campy B-movie horror flicks from the 1950s, not because they scared him, but because he found them funny.

    Synonyms

    *(characterized by camp or kitsch ): camp, corny, hammy, silly, tawdry, vulgar

    campily

    English

    Adverb

    (en adverb)
  • In a campy way.