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(of pop music) suitable or good for dancing to:‘a boppy, lively tune’
- ‘You will recognize the title's origins, with the boppy, happy and colourful music ensuring you feel at home.’
- ‘She isn't the best pop star working today but some of the music on show is boppy and catchy in the best way possible.’
- ‘On this album, there are good-time, boppy tunes, always with a lyrical edge.’
- ‘Alternating from soft and smooth, lounge-type music to more uptempo and boppy songs, this album is filled with quirky little numbers and surprising twists.’
- ‘It makes for a fun, boppy finish to what is one of their nicer albums.’
- ‘Not a single one of these songs is a boppy, nostalgic throwaway in which such a cheesy synth-tone might be acceptable.’
- ‘Although there are a few upbeat and boppy tracks, the general mood it generates is a dreamy, laid-back and wonderfully relaxing one.’
- ‘He sets the song to his boppiest beat, an arrangement totally at odds with the band's brand of confrontational hardcore.’
- ‘This piece is bright, colourful, and has boppy music, which is exactly the sort of thing audiences love.’
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