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Maccaroni (Grose 1811 Dictionary)

Maccaroni

An Italian paste made of flour and eggs. Also a fop: which name arose from a club, called the Maccaroni Club, instituted by some of the most dressy travelled gentlemen about town, who led the fashions; whence a man foppishly dressed, was supposed a member of that club, and by contraction styled a Maccaroni.

Definition taken from The 1811 Dictionary of the Vulgar Tongue, originally by Francis Grose.

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