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a. Neatly dressed; trim.
b. Very stylish in dress.
2. Lively and alert.
[Middle English daper, elegant, probably from Middle Dutch dapper, quick, strong.]
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|Noun||1.||dapperness - stylishness as evidenced by a smart appearance|
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