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fop

 (fŏp)
n.
A man who is preoccupied with and often vain about his clothes and manners; a dandy.

[Middle English, fool; probably akin to Middle English fob, trickster, cheat; see fob2.]

fop

(fɒp)
n
(Clothing & Fashion) a man who is excessively concerned with fashion and elegance
[C15: related to German foppen to trick; see fob2]
ˈfoppish adj
ˈfoppishly adv
ˈfoppishness n

fop

(fɒp)

n.
a vain man excessively concerned with his looks, clothes, and manners; dandy.
[1400–50; late Middle English foppe, fop; akin to fob2]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.fop - a man who is much concerned with his dress and appearancefop - a man who is much concerned with his dress and appearance
coxcomb, cockscomb - a conceited dandy who is overly impressed by his own accomplishments
macaroni - a British dandy in the 18th century who affected Continental mannerisms; "Yankee Doodle stuck a feather in his cap and called it macaroni"
adult male, man - an adult person who is male (as opposed to a woman); "there were two women and six men on the bus"
Translations
keikari
छैलदम्भीबाँका

fop

[fɒp] Npetimetre m, currutaco m

fop

n (dated)Geck m, → Stutzer m (dated)

fop

[fɒp] ngagà m inv
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Our aim was to pilot test a survey on FOPS with a regional consumer panel before its use with a Canada-wide panel, and to provide preliminary data on the effectiveness of different FOPS formats with respect to helpfulness, how well consumers liked them, influence, credibility, and consumers' ability to understand them.
We are one of the few companies in Canada that can design, build, test and certify ROPS and FOPS in-house.
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