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 for dude
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Dude \Dude\, n.
     A kind of dandy; especially, one characterized by an
     ultrafashionable style of dress and other affectations.
     [1913 Webster]
           The social dude who affects English dress and English
           drawl.                                   --The
     [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      n 1: an informal form of address for a man; "Say, fellow, what
           are you doing?"; "Hey buster, what's up?" [syn: fellow,
           dude, buster]
      2: a man who is much concerned with his dress and appearance
         [syn: dandy, dude, fop, gallant, sheik, beau,
         swell, fashion plate, clotheshorse]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  31 Moby Thesaurus words for "dude":
     Beau Brummel, beau, blade, blood, boulevardier, buck, chap,
     clotheshorse, coxcomb, dandy, exquisite, fashion plate, fellow,
     fine gentleman, fop, fribble, gallant, guy, jack-a-dandy,
     jackanapes, lady-killer, lounge lizard, macaroni, man,
     man-about-town, masher, popinjay, puppy, spark, sport, swell

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