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foppish

[fop-ish]
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adjective
  1. resembling or befitting a fop; excessively refined and fastidious in taste and manner.
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Origin of foppish

First recorded in 1595–1605; fop + -ish1
Related formsfop·pish·ly, adverbfop·pish·ness, noun
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Related Words for foppish

fashionable, natty, vain

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Word Origin and History for foppish

adj.

c.1600, from fop + -ish. Related: Foppishly; fopishness.

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