Usage examples for fop

  1. And that foolish little fop, her father, had more than once declared before a company in our dining room that it was high time another title came into his family, and that he meant to take Dolly abroad when she was sixteen. – Richard Carvel, Complete by Winston Churchill Last Updated: March 5, 2009
  2. And what " fop- tackle" did the dignified Judge of the Supreme Court wear in Boston at that date? – Customs and Fashions in Old New England by Alice Morse Earle
  3. For growing on a sudden conceited with his own abilities, puffed up with the vanity of having excelled his equals, he began to addict himself to acquire higher accomplishments, grew fond of music, delighted in dancing- schools, would needs be taught fencing and riding, and from the studies preparative to making a grave rabbi, jumped all of a sudden to the qualities necessary to finish a Jewish fop. – Lives Of The Most Remarkable Criminals Who have been Condemned and Executed for Murder, the Highway, Housebreaking, Street Robberies, Coining or other offences by Arthur L. Hayward
  4. Of course the account is absolutely true and the whole world could read it; only I don't intend a silly young fop shall think he can bully me on my own ship. – The Mutineers by Charles Boardman Hawes
  5. Brave and honest fop! – Mohun, or, The Last Days of Lee by John Esten Cooke
  6. I know by the way in which that was said that there will be something more heard some day hence of our fop in checks. – The Iron Horse by R.M. Ballantyne
  7. The butterfly goes to martyrdom, the fop has to become fine. – Reviews by Oscar Wilde
  8. I thought it was some young fop of an amateur photographer. – One Day's Courtship The Heralds Of Fame by Robert Barr
  9. A well- meaning, manicured young fop wholly surrounded by men who knew what they wanted! – The Valiants of Virginia by Hallie Erminie Rives