Andy Capp


Andy Capp
An|dy Capp
the main character in a British ↑cartoon strip in newspapers. Andy Capp is supposed to be a typical example of a ↑working class British man who is lazy, enjoys drinking beer in the ↑pub, and is always annoying his wife.

Dictionary of contemporary English. 2013.

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  • Andy Capp — is a long running British comic strip character created by Reginald Smythe, seen in the The Daily Mirror and The Sunday Mirror newspapers since August 5, 1957. The strip is syndicated internationally by Creators Syndicate. Originally a single… …   Wikipedia

  • ANDY CAPP — Presque tout le monde connaît Andy Capp dont la réputation dépasse largement le monde de la BD. La raison en est simple : il est surtout connu par les lecteurs de journaux du monde entier. En 1998, à la mort de son auteur, Reg Smythe, ses… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Andy Capp™ — [Andy Capp] a humorous character in a British ↑strip cartoon created by Reg Smythe (1917–1998) which appeared in the ↑Daily Mirror from 1957. The cartoon also appeared in newspapers in the US. Andy Capp drinks a lot, is very lazy, and is unfair… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Andy Capp — Presque tout le monde connaît Andy Capp dont la réputation dépasse largement le monde de la BD. La raison en est simple : il est surtout connu par les lecteurs de journaux du monde entier. En 1998, à la mort de son auteur, Reg Smythe, ses… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Andy Capp{™} — a humorous character in a British strip cartoon created by Reg Smythe (1917–1998) and appearing in the Daily Mirror since 1957. The cartoon also appears in newspapers in the US. Andy Capp drinks a lot, is very lazy, and is unfair to his wife Flo …   Universalium

  • Andy Capp — a crap; to defecate …   Dictionary of Australian slang

  • andy capp — Australian Slang a crap; to defecate …   English dialects glossary

  • Andy Capp's fries — Andy Capp s is a brand of flavoured corn and potato snack made to look like chips (UK)/French fries (US). It is made and distributed by ConAgra Foods. The product was created in 1971 and licensed the name and likeness of the comic strip character …   Wikipedia

  • Andy Capp (TV series) — infobox television show name = Andy Capp caption = genre = Sitcom runtime = 30 minutes creator = Reg Smythe starring = James Bolam Paula Tilbrook country = UK network = ITV first aired = 22 February last aired = 28 March 1988 num episodes = 6… …   Wikipedia


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