foppery

foppery

[fop-uh-ree]
noun, plural fopperies.
1.
the clothes, manners, actions, etc., of a fop.
2.
something foppish.

Origin:
1540–50; fop + -ery

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foppery (ˈfɒpərɪ)
 
n , pl -peries
the clothes, affectations, obsessions, etc, of or befitting a fop

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