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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Affecting extreme elegance in dress and manner.

Usage examples (36)
  • All heads turned to her as she made her way to the dance floor in her foppish attire.
  • His whole dress and air was not what could properly be called foppish, it was rather what at that time was called "rakish."
  • But now the august Wall Street Journal officially declares that collar-poppin is not "foppish" a bit!
  • We're not just a bunch of foppish, preening standees after all! for more
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