poppy

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General English

Cricket

  • adjective (of the wicket) liable to make the ball ‘pop’
    Citation ‘Several … got out in hitting at balls which, off a wicket that was somewhat poppy, found a lodging in a very safe pair of hands belonging to Walters’ (Headlam 1903)
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