Buckish
Buckish Buck"ish, a. Dandified; foppish. [1913 Webster]

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  • buckish — buckishly, adv. buckishness, n. /buk ish/, adj. impetuous; dashing. [1505 15; BUCK1 + ISH1] * * * …   Universalium

  • buckish — adj. dressy, dashing; impatient, impulsive …   English contemporary dictionary

  • buckish — a. Gay, dashing, dandified, foppish …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • buckish — buck·ish …   English syllables

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  • Dandified — Dan di*fied, a. Made up like a dandy; having the dress or manners of a dandy; buckish. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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