When he had done, 'Sir George was the girl's fancy-man, then?'
And I don't see as parsons are better than other folk when they has to do with a lady as likes her fancy-man.
Cards are also going all day long, and there is generally a fancy-man—or blackleg—ready to oblige a friend.
The real thing is to sit near one of the openings, which enables the fancy-man to exhibit his embroidered gaiters and neat leg.
A lover, esp the adulterous sex partner of a married woman (1811+)