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fancy man

noun
1.
a woman's lover.
2.
a pimp.
Origin
1805-1815
1805-15
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British Dictionary definitions for fancy-man

fancy man

noun (slang)
1.
a woman's lover
2.
a pimp
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Slang definitions & phrases for fancy-man

fancy man

noun phrase

A lover, esp the adulterous sex partner of a married woman (1811+)


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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