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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Foolish character or action.

Usage examples (36)
  • His foppery during the show earned him the dislike of the entire audience.
  • Edmund's speech, where the word "foppery" is a special clue:
  • From a kind of foppery peculiar to himself, he wears the thick cloak of a common soldier.
  • 'foppery' was a sufficient argument for detesting it. for more
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