Words nearby coxcombry
How to use coxcombry in a sentence
When the ladies were looking on at the fencers, Morsfield's perfect coxcombry had been noticeable.Lord Ormont and his Aminta, Complete|George Meredith
We are not to think that foppery and coxcombry are generated exclusively in civilized life.
Of course, there was no possible danger to myself, and it would be absolute coxcombry to think that there would be any to her.My Wife and I|Harriet Beecher Stowe
But in his own vein, that of coxcombry that is not quite cynical, and is quite intelligent, he is marvellously happy.
It may be doubted whether there is any more astounding monument of coxcombry in literature.