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fop

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noun \ˈfäp\

Simple Definition of fop

  • : a man who cares too much about how he looks or dresses

Full Definition of fop

  1. 1 obsolete :  a foolish or silly person

  2. 2 :  a man who is devoted to or vain about his appearance or dress :  coxcomb, dandy

Examples of fop

  1. <he's such a fop that he drives nearly 50 miles just to get his hair cut by Monsieur Louis>



Origin of fop

Middle English; akin to Middle English fobben to deceive, Middle High German voppen


First Known Use: 15th century

Rhymes with fop


2

fop

verb

Definition of fop

foppedfop·ping

obsolete

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  fool, dupe



Circa 1590

First Known Use of fop

circa 1590



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