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dapper

adjective

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being strikingly neat and trim in style or appearance
  • the dapper gentleman drew admiring glances from all over the ballroom

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The first known use of dapper was in the 15th century

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“Dapper.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/dapper. Accessed 10 Aug. 2020.

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