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ponce  


Derogatory slang     (chiefly Brit)  
      n  
1    a man given to ostentatious or effeminate display in manners, speech, dress, etc.  
2       another word for       pimp   1  
      vb  
3    intr; often foll by: around or about   to act like a ponce  
     (C19: from Polari, from Spanish pu(n)to male prostitute or French pront prostitute)  
   poncy, poncey             adj  
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Ponce, poncy, pone, pony

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