poncey

poncey

(ˈpɒnsɪ) or

poncy

adj, -cier or -ciest
derogatory slang chiefly Brit ostentatious, pretentious, or effeminate
Translations

poncey

poncy [ˈpɒnsi] adj (British)chochotte
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Granted, enrolling your child into afterschool Kumon classes (number 17) is a bit poncey, but when did we become such bottom dwellers that basic parenting functions like making cakes for a bake sale (number 9) is seen as highbrow?
And while I'm hoping for just as much campfire banter as the next fan, I am happy to admit that even after 14 series, my number one reason for tuning in remains a shameful one: To watch poncey celebrities suffer.
Stevi Ritchie and Chloe-Jasmine: "Pair of posh, poncey southern twerps.
I keep a Hollister sweater in the back of the car and some poncey stonewashed jeans - just for use in these instances.
I might erect a flag to mark the unofficial border and set up a van selling Yorkshire brews as a welcome to weary Northerners after all that poncey camomile tea.
Tennant Hoynes This week they've cooked for Italians and learned how to make the kind of delicious rustic dishes that would probably have got them knocked out in the quarter final stage for not looking poncey enough.
Barmy The Montpellier Wine Bar may sound poncey, but it's the place to drink, check out some eye candy and maybe even grab a glimpse of a famous face.
A Time for Poncey And Other Stories Out of Skullbone" is a collection of short fiction from Craig Davis, touching on the nature of southern gothic nature and exploring our world through a metaphysical lens, providing strange humor and thought equally.
For instance, at the chain's Atlanta store in the booming Poncey Highland section of town, the wine manager keeps tabs on the annual Burgundy and Bordeaux market and has established a robust international wine selection.
Not for me poncey scran that uses words like 'jus' and 'confit'.
Yeah, a bit like those poncey cyclists you hang around with.
I'm not talking here about some poncey, 95% cocoa piece of chocolate selling for pounds 75 in an upmarket deli in Knightsbridge for chocolate snobs.