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lardy-dardy

[lahr-dee-dahr-dee]
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adjective Chiefly British Slang.
  1. characterized by excessive elegance.
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Origin of lardy-dardy

1860–65; after la-di-da; for spelling with r, cf. arvo
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  • Lardy-Dardy Swell (who is uncertain as to the age of Ingnue he is addressing).

    Punch or the London Charivari, Vol.107, September 1, 1894

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