The definition of dapper is someone neat, tidy or very stylish.(adjective)
An example of dapper is a man dressed up in a suit for a wedding.
See dapper in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: ME daper, agile, trim < MDu dapper, nimble, powerful, akin to Ger tapfer, brave, ON dapr, heavy < IE base *dheb-, thick, solid, stocky: the sense development is from “heavy, powerful” to “nimble” to “trim, neat”
See dapper in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: Middle English daper, elegant
Origin: , probably from Middle Dutch dapper, quick, strong.
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