Fop definition

fŏp
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(obs.) A foolish person.
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A vain, affected man who pays too much attention to his clothes, appearance, etc.; dandy.
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Fraternal Order of Police.
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A vain man; a dandy.
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Fraternal Order of Police.
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Fibrodysplasia ossificans progressiva.
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(travel, aviation) Form of payment.
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(finance) Free of payment, delivery of securities with no corresponding payment of funds.
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A man who is preoccupied with and often vain about his clothes and manners; a dandy.
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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
fop
Plural:
fops

Origin of fop

  • Middle English fool probably akin to Middle English fob trickster, cheat fob2

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From Middle English foppe, fobbe (“fop, fool”). Akin to German foppen (“to jeer”)

    From Wiktionary