poncey

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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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The collectible "Touch Me, I'm Dick" single includes, on its B side, an etching of a quote regarding the meaning of the song's title from Citizen Dick frontman "Cliff Poncier," played by Matt Dillon in the film.
Mind you, some of Oxford's poncier rituals did seem to exist purely for the gratification of Japanese tourists.
But they missed a trick by not also having a Writing Of bit in which we see scriptwriters desperately penning ever poncier ways of describing snow - "a blanket of white", "a great white duvet covering the land" - that make Fiennes's voice-over sound like a comedyacting masterclass.
But they missed a trick by not also having a Writing Of bit in which we see scriptwriter desperately penning ever poncier ways of describing snow - "a blanket of white?
But they missed a trick by not also having a "writing-of " bit, in which we see scriptwriters desperately penning ever poncier ways of describing snow - "a blanket of white", "a great white duvet covering the land" - that make Fiennes's voice-over sound like a comedy-acting masterclass.