Definition of mopsy in English:

mopsy

noun

  • A pretty child; a darling, a sweetheart (frequently as a term of endearment). Also (depreciative): a shallow or frivolous woman.

Origin

Late 16th century; earliest use found in Richard Stanyhurst (1547–1618), literary scholar and translator. Probably from mop + -sy. With sense 1 compare earlier mops.

Pronunciation

mopsy

/ˈmɒpsi/