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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A swell; a dandy; a fop. The word first appeared in or about the early sixties in the theaters, and later in London music-halls.
  • Fashionable; dandified; ‘killing.’
  • To linger or dangle about in an affected, ‘lardy-dardy’ way.

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