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fangled

adj.

1580s, "foppish," from fangle (n.), based on a misinterpretation of newfangle as "fashionable" (see newfangled).

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Historical Examples of fangled

  • Mr. Pike refused to “monkey” with the “fangled” forceps in the medicine-chest.

    The Mutiny of the Elsinore

    Jack London