Definition of 'dandy'

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Synonyms of "dandy"
French Definition of "dandy"
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Example sentences containing 'dandy'

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Which is all fine and dandy until you need to change doctor. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Which is all fine and dandy if you are on the same stride pattern as him. The Sun (2012)Which is all fine and dandy but rather misses the point. Times, Sunday Times (2007)But she looks fine and dandy having finally decided to leave it behind in the bottle. The Sun (2012)And the whole world will be just dandy. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Work and money are all very fine and dandy, but we need more. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Which is all fine and dandy except that this would make the bird a first for Britain. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The future is fine and dandy for Japan. Times, Sunday Times (2015)That is all fine and dandy - except for one thing. The Sun (2006)So, mysterious is fine and dandy if the mystery is enticing. Times, Sunday Times (2014)He'll fit in just fine and dandy. Times, Sunday Times (2014) Fine and dandy when the going was easy, but not good enough now. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The Prince was a dandy who loved dressing up. The Times Literary Supplement (2014)My beast is just fine and dandy though, thanks for asking. The Sun (2011)Manning up for men's health week is fine and dandy but this is a step too far. The Sun (2015)This all sounds fine and dandy, but what bothers me most is why anyone would want to live with a couple. Times, Sunday Times (2016)That's all fine and dandy, but what to sing instead? Times, Sunday Times (2009)All just dandy - as long as that's all she thinks it is. The Sun (2010)WELL ain't that just dandy! The Sun (2011)For me, the hotel and the apartments are just dandy, and deserve to succeed purely as a means to an end. Times, Sunday Times (2011)

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Translations for 'dandy'

British English: dandy NOUN
A dandy is a man who thinks a great deal about his appearance and always dresses in smart clothes.
He was handsome and a dandy.
  • American English: dandy
  • Brazilian Portuguese: dândi
  • Chinese: 英俊
  • European Spanish: dandi
  • French: dandy
  • German: Dandy
  • Italian: dandy
  • Japanese: だて男
  • Korean: 멋쟁이 남자
  • European Portuguese: dândi
  • Latin American Spanish: dandi


Definition of dandy from the Collins English Dictionary
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