fancy-pants
adjective Date: 1945 overly elegant or refined ; la-di-da

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Fancy Pants — Infobox Film name = Fancy Pants image size = 240px caption = DVD director = George Marshall producer = Robert L. Welch writer = Harry Leon Wilson, Edmund L. Hartmann, Robert O Brien narrator = starring = Lucille Ball and Bob Hope music = Van… …   Wikipedia

  • fancy-pants — 1. noun Someone fancy, silly or attractive. Hey fancy pants! 2. adjective overly fancy with little function; newfangled; …   Wiktionary

  • fancy-pants — American & Australian, informal trying to seem too attractive or too clever in a way that is false. We liked the restaurant s food but not the fancy pants decor. (always before noun) I don t know what she sees in that fancy pants college… …   New idioms dictionary

  • fancy pants — {n.}, {slang} A man or boy who wears clothes that are too nice or acts like a woman or girl; sissy. * /The first time they saw him in his new band uniform, they yelled Hey, fancy pants, what are you doing in your sister s slacks? / …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • fancy pants — {n.}, {slang} A man or boy who wears clothes that are too nice or acts like a woman or girl; sissy. * /The first time they saw him in his new band uniform, they yelled Hey, fancy pants, what are you doing in your sister s slacks? / …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • fancy\ pants — noun slang A man or boy who wears clothes that are too nice or acts like a woman or girl; sissy. The first time they saw him in his new band uniform, they yelled Hey, fancy pants, what are you doing in your sister s slacks? …   Словарь американских идиом

  • fancy pants — noun plural but singular in construction : an overly elegant, affected, and often somewhat epicene man * * * fancy pants, U.S. Slang. a person who puts on airs; a dandy …   Useful english dictionary

  • fancy-pants — fan′cy pants adj. cvb sl. fancy or snobbish; foppish; dandified …   From formal English to slang

  • fancy-pants — adj. Slang. fancy or snobbish; foppish; dandified. [1930 35] * * * …   Universalium

  • fancy pants — noun a) A person wearing fancy clothing; a member of a social elite. b) A person very concerned with their appearance …   Wiktionary

  • fancy-pants — adj. Slang. fancy or snobbish; foppish; dandified. [1930 35] …   Useful english dictionary

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