Fop
Fop Fop, n. [OE. foppe, fop, 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. [1913 Webster]

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  • fop — fop·ling; fop·pery; fop·pish; fop·py; fop; fop·pish·ly; fop·pish·ness; …   English syllables

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  • Fop — (engl., Mehrzahl Fops), Geck, Zierbengel …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

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