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  1. a man who places particular importance upon physical appearance, refined language, and leisurely hobbies

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    created by user picturefactobot on December 22, 2008
  2. gallant or flamboyant person

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    created by user picturefactobot on December 22, 2008
  3. The female counterpart is a quaintrelle

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  4. Historically, especially in late 18th- and early 19th-century Britain, a dandy, who was self-made, often strove to imitate an aristocratic style of life despite coming from a middle-class background

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  5. Given these connotations, dandyism can be seen as a political protestation against the rise of egalitarian principles — often including nostalgic adherence to feudal or pre-industrial values, such as the ideals of "the perfect gentleman" or "the au

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