Words nearby foppery
How to use foppery in a sentence
George Washington had a chance to become king and wisely rejected the idea, with all its requisite foppery.
Yet, if one looks closely, under the froth and foppery, some of the charm and perception of the man still shines through.A Letter from Mr. Cibber to Mr. Pope|Colley Cibber
Theron looked at his interrogator with a frown of disdain for his foppery.The Proud Prince|Justin Huntly McCarthy
They despised wealth just as other nations despise effeminacy and foppery.Xerxes|Jacob Abbott
Then follow references to Cæsar's sayings as to his star, and the "common foppery" as to the sun mourning his death a year.Montaigne and Shakspere|John M. Robertson
My master was an elderly beau; and I gave myself no care that he had spent his money—the money of the expedition—on foppery.Lazarre|Mary Hartwell Catherwood