noun a man who is much concerned with his dress and appearance
gallant; dandy; clotheshorse; beau; swell; dude; sheik; fashion plate.
, fool; cf. E. fob
to cheat, G. foppen
to make a fool of one, jeer, D. foppen
- One whose ambition it is to gain admiration by showy dress; a coxcomb; an inferior dandy.
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