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Popeye

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Definition of the noun Popeye

What does Popeye mean as a name of something?

  1. Popeye is the vernacular name of the Coryphaenoides cinereus, a species of Coryphaenoides.
    • geographic area: East Pacific, Indo-West Pacific
  2. Popeye is the vernacular name of the Macrourus cinereus, a species of Macrourus.

Phrases with Popeye

  1. Popeye Shiner
  2. Popeye Catalufa
  3. Popeye Grenadier
  4. Popeye Blacksmelt

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Popeye

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Google previewFlights of Fancy (1989)

The Great Fantasy Films by Kenneth Von Gunden

The Paramount-Disney production of the Jules Feiffer-scripted, Robert Altman-directed Popeye is a fabulous fantasy film. Eagerly anticipated, it was Paramount's Christmas 1980 release. Popeye, it was ...

Google previewCritical Companion to Toni Morrison (2007)

A Literary Reference to Her Life and Work by Carmen Gillespie

Popeye is an iconographic American cartoon character who was first drawn in 1929 by cartoonist Elzie Segar. Segar wrote a comic narra- tive called Thimble Theater (1919) for the Hearst newspapers. Popeye was not originally a ...

Google previewNovelists and Novels (2009)

by Harold Bloom

Popeye is a mechanical jack- in-the-box; Temple ends as a mechanical figurine in Sanctuary's concluding passage: It had been a gray day, a gray summer, a gray year. On the street old men wore overcoats, and in the Luxembourg Gardens ...

Google previewThe Art of the Funnies (1994)

An Aesthetic History by Robert C. Harvey

Popeye is a force for good that is invincible. Segar's own faith becomes ours. We do not doubt that good exists. We ask about elemental forces not whether they can survive but when will they come into play. That this plaintive question echoes ...

Google previewRosy, Rubber, and Sand Boas (2005)

by Richard D. Bartlett

Popeye is a condition in which the space between the eye and the brille may become filled with discolored serum. This may be caused by infection (often Pseudomonas) or injury to the eye or related ducts or other causes. Blindness or loss of ...

Google previewFaulkner and the Great Depression (2006)

Aesthetics, Ideology, and Cultural Politics by Ted Atkinson

As Lawrence Hanley observes, Popeye is a character “who belongs to the popular fiction and film genres of the period that metaphorically equated America's urban working classes with crime and disorder” (257). In Sanctuary, as in the ...

Google previewA William Faulkner Encyclopedia (1999)

by Robert W. Hamblin, Charles A. Peek

VITELLI, POPEYE State Archives in Jackson, would also be particularly interesting to Faulkner readers. Work of still others from the photographic collection of the Archives appears in Mississippi Observed (University Press of Mississippi, ...

Google previewThe Greenwood Encyclopedia of Folktales and Fairy Tales: G-P (2008)

by Donald Haase

Francisco Vaz da Silva Popeye the Sailor An American animated cartoon, Popeye the Sailor originated as a newspaper comic strip created by Elzie Crisler Segar and first appeared ...

Google previewThe John Updike Encyclopedia (2000)

by Jack De Bellis

Popeye. A creation of E. C. Segar in 1929 ...

Google previewHistorical Dictionary of Animation and Cartoons (2009)

by Nichola Dobson

POPEYE 9 151 top of. The technique attempts to capture a photorealistic rendering of the actor—in this case, Hollywood star Tom Hanks, who played multiple roles; however, this resulted in mixed reviews. The technique does not have the ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Neurological Signs (2006)

by A. J. Larner

Postural Reflexes P “Popeye Arms” In facioscapulohumeral (FSH) muscular dystrophy, the deltoid muscle is normally well preserved, while biceps and triceps are weak and wasted, giving rise to an appearance of the upper limbs sometimes ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Fantasy (1999)

by John Clute, John Grant

Popeye takes lodgings at the Oyls; the daughter, Olive, is engaged to Bluto. However, as ...

Google previewHistorical Dictionary of the War in Vietnam (2011)

by Ronald B. Frankum Jr.

POPEYE, PROJECT. Project designed to create favorable conditions for ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of K9 Terminology (2013)

by Edward M. Gilbert, Jr, Patricia H. Gilbert

Popeye. See Prominent eye. Posterior chamber. That portion of the eye between the iris and the lens. Prominent eye. Bugeye. Bulbous eye. Full eye. Goggle eyes. Popeye. Protruding eye. A round, strongly protruding or bulging eye shape.

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Quotes about Popeye

I bet one legend that keeps recurring throughout history, in every culture, is the story of Popeye. (Jack Handey)
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Scrabble value of P3O1P3E1Y4E1

The value of this 6-letter word is 13 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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