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Dandyism \Dan"dy*ism\, n. The manners and dress of a dandy; foppishness.


n. The manners and dress of a dandy.

Usage examples of "dandyism".

Aragon, is a machine for capsizing the mind, was first conjured up by the Dadaist movement, whose romantic origins and anemic dandyism must be noted.

She looked Sir Richard over with disfavour, and said paralysingly: 'I have the greatest dislike of all forms of dandyism, and I have ever deplored the influence exerted by the Bow-Window set upon young men of respectable upbringing.