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Cuppy

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Cuppy Characterized by cup shakes; -- said of timber.
    • Cuppy Hollow; cuplike; also, full of cups, or small depressions.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n cuppy In heraldry, one of the furs composed of patches like potent, but arranged so that each is set against a patch of the same tincture, instead of alternated. It is always argent and azure unless otherwise blazoned. Also called potent counterpotent.
    • cuppy Cup-like; concave: as, cuppy flowers.
    • cuppy Full of small cup-like cavities. See cup, n., 6 .
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Usage

In literature:

Cuppy, of Avoca, Iowa, purchased five deer, and placed them in a paddock on his 600-acre farm.
"Our Vanishing Wild Life" by William T. Hornaday
Some armorists call counter potent vary cuppy.
"The Manual of Heraldry; Fifth Edition" by Anonymous
For a Cuppy Lie, take the Nib.
"Ade's Fables" by George Ade
I was takin' a bit cuppie o' tea to mysel' aboot seven o'clock, for I had been terriple busy a' forenicht.
"My Man Sandy" by J. B. Salmond
It was published in the fall of 1886, by Cuppies, Upham & Co., of Boston.
"Authors and Writers Associated with Morristown" by Julia Keese Colles
One of the most difficult shots you can be called upon to play is when the ball is in a "cuppy" lie, viz., in a small hole or hollow.
"The Sportswoman's Library, Vol. 1 of 2" by Various
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In news:

CUPPY, Iris, 87, of New Cumberland, passed away Tuesday, Nov 20, 2012.
Born Aug 26, 1925 in New Cumberland, WV, a daughter of the late Leslie and Elizabeth (Chapman) Cuppy .
SULLIVAN – Kay Cuppy, 79, of Sullivan, formerly of Arcola, died at 7:20 am Thursday (Oct. 4, 2012) at Sarah Bush Lincoln Health Center.
Leeann Cuppy and Cody Egel, both of Estherville, announce their engagement and upcoming marriage.
The bride-to-be is the daughter of Richard Cuppy of Tyler, Texas and Barb Cuppy of Estherville.
Peter Rogan And Attorney Fred Cuppy Indicted For Post-Claim Asset Protection Planning.
ARCADIA, CA --John Gosden walked along the surface of the Santa Anita main track, his stylish sneakers leaving deep tracks in the cuppy ground.
CUPPY, Iris, 87, of New Cumberland, passed away Tuesday, Nov 20, 2012.
Born Aug 26, 1925 in New Cumberland, WV, a daughter of the late Leslie and Elizabeth (Chapman) Cuppy.
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