Associations to the word «Dandy»


DANDY, adjective. Like a dandy, foppish.
DANDY, adjective. Very good; better than expected but not as good as could be.
DANDY, adjective. Almost first rate.
DANDY, noun. A man very concerned about his clothes and his appearance.
DANDY, noun. (British) (nautical) A yawl, or a small after-sail on a yawl.
DANDY, noun. A dandy roller.
DANDY BRUSH, noun. A kind of hard-bristled brush used in grooming horses.
DANDY FEVER, noun. Dengue
DANDY HORSE, noun. Alternative form of dandy-horse
DANDY HORSES, noun. Plural of dandy horse
DANDY LINE, noun. A kind of fishing line to which are attached several crosspieces of whalebone which carry a hook at each end.
DANDY ROLLER, noun. A roller sieve used in machines for making paper, to press out water from the pulp, and set the paper.
DANDY STICK, noun. (obsolete) walking stick

Dictionary definition

DANDY, noun. A man who is much concerned with his dress and appearance.
DANDY, noun. A sailing vessel with two masts; a small mizzen is aft of the rudderpost.
DANDY, adjective. Very good; "he did a bully job"; "a neat sports car"; "had a great time at the party"; "you look simply smashing".

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