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  • adj. comparative form of preppy: more preppy


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  • After that it headed over to Ralph Lauren to browse the preppier styles there and ended up in a dressing room.

    David Mizejewski: Hormone Crazed Deer Goes Shopping

  • Warrick leafed through the hanging clothes in the closet, a peculiar mix of the Goth girl and the preppier Lori; but again found nothing.

    Sin City

  • Of course preppier sorts might want to try Swifty's, on Lexington Avenue just north of 72nd Street, for citified country-club food in an atmosphere that recalls Salinger.

    NYT > Home Page

  • The next thing is knit hats with pom-poms, with logo patches for a down-to-earth vibe, or Nordic patterns for a preppier look, according to Stylesight.

    Yahoo! News: Business - Opinion

  • If you prefer something preppier, she said, try white and navy with a bit of bright green. Local, Sports, Business and Entertainment News

  • Luke's stubborn, though, and while he can seemingly afford the latest video cameras and computers, he's fallen behind on the rent for his secretive studio and is naturally forced to do battle against the richer, preppier white boy (Joe Slaughter) for a cash prize that'll cover it.


  • Nutmeg State, a jut-jawed 64-year-old (picture a preppier Eliot Spitzer) who was expected to coast into the Senate seat being vacated by Senator Chris Dodd. Top Stories

  • His fall array of pea coats and three-piece suits was inspired by Herman Melville's Moby-Dick; the spring collection will herald an even preppier revival that includes turquoise linen blazers,

    The Globe and Mail - Home RSS feed

  • The warm months may have just ended, but our preppier indies are going to anticipate its return with Spring 2010 collection.


  • News for the preppier all-American dressers out there: Gant is opening a flagship store on Regent Street on 22 January 2010.

    The Guardian World News


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