Coxcomical Cox*com"ic*al (k?ks-k?m"?-kal), a. Coxcombical. [R.] [1913 Webster]

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  • coxcomical — a. See coxcombical …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • coxcomical — coxcombic / kōmˈ or komˈ/, coxcombˈical or coxcomˈical adjective 1. Foppish 2. Vain • • • Main Entry: ↑coxcomb …   Useful english dictionary

  • Affectation — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Affectation >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 affectation affectation Sgm: N 1 affectedness affectedness &c. >Adj. Sgm: N 1 acting a part acting a part &c. >V. Sgm: N 1 pretense pretense &c.(falsehood) 544 …   English dictionary for students

  • affected — a. 1. Assumed, feigned, unnatural, artificial, insincere, canting. 2. Assuming, pretending, pretentious, conceited, vain, coxcomical, foppish …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • coxcombical — a.; (also coxcomical) Foppish, conceited, vain, pretentious …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • foppish — a. Dandyish, coxcomical, dandified, vain of dress …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • priggish — a. Conceited, affected, prim, pert, saucy, coxcomical, foppish, vain, affected, (colloq.) …   New dictionary of synonyms

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