dandy

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AdjectiveEdit

dandy ‎(comparative dandier, superlative dandiest)

  1. Like a dandy, foppish.
  2. Very good; better than expected but not as good as could be.
    That's all fine and dandy, but how much does it cost?
  3. Almost first rate.
    What a dandy little laptop you have.

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NounEdit

dandy ‎(plural dandies)

  1. A man very concerned about his clothes and his appearance.
  2. (Britain, nautical) A yawl, or a small after-sail on a yawl.
  3. A dandy roller.

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FinnishEdit

NounEdit

dandy

  1. dandy

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of dandy (Kotus type 1/valo, no gradation)
nominative dandy dandyt
genitive dandyn dandyjen
partitive dandyä dandyjä
illative dandyyn dandyihin
singular plural
nominative dandy dandyt
accusative nom. dandy dandyt
gen. dandyn
genitive dandyn dandyjen
partitive dandyä dandyjä
inessive dandyssä dandyissä
elative dandystä dandyistä
illative dandyyn dandyihin
adessive dandyllä dandyillä
ablative dandyltä dandyiltä
allative dandylle dandyille
essive dandynä dandyinä
translative dandyksi dandyiksi
instructive dandyin
abessive dandyttä dandyittä
comitative dandyineen

SpanishEdit

NounEdit

dandy m ‎(plural dandys)

  1. dandy
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