meaning of apish

apish meaning in General Dictionary

obtaining the characteristics of an ape prone to copy in a servile fashion Hence Apelike fantastically silly foppish affected trifling

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  • becoming or fond of servile imitation
  • obtaining the qualities of an ape; susceptible to imitate in a servile fashion. For this reason: Apelike; fantastically ridiculous; foppish; impacted; trifling.

apish meaning in General Dictionary

(a.) Obtaining the characteristics of an ape; vulnerable to copy in a servile manner. For this reason: Apelike; fantastically absurd; foppish; impacted; trifling.