Synonyms of dandy in English:


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1‘I even smartened myself up, becoming something of a dandy’

fop, beau, man about town, bright young thing, glamour boy, rake
boulevardier, petit-maître
informal swell, toff, dude, sharp dresser, snappy dresser, natty dresser, trendy, pretty boy
archaic blade, blood, buck, coxcomb, masher, peacock, popinjay, dapperling


1‘our trip to Spain was just dandy’

excellent, very good, superb, outstanding, magnificent, of high quality, of the highest quality, of the highest standard, exceptional, marvellous, wonderful, sublime, perfect, eminent, pre-eminent, matchless, peerless, supreme, first-rate, first-class, superior, superlative, splendid, admirable, worthy, sterling, fine
informal super, A1, ace, great, terrific, tremendous, fantastic, fab, supercalifragilisticexpialidocious, top-notch, tip-top, class, awesome, magic, wicked, cool, out of this world, too good to be true, mind-blowing
British informal brilliant, brill, smashing, champion, bosting
North American informal badass
US informal awesomesauce, on fleek
Australian informal beaut, bonzer
British informal, dated spiffing, ripping, topping, top-hole, wizard, capital
North American informal, dated swell
Australian, New Zealand informal, dated bosker
vulgar slang shit hot
rare applaudable

poor, inferior