Jack-A-Dandy

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character_name=Jack-A-Dandy
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publisher=Image Comics
Maximum Press
Awesome Entertainment
Arcade Comics (upcoming)
debut="Supreme"
creators=Alan Moore & Rob Liefeld
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Jack-A-Dandy is a fictional comic book super villain created by writer Alan Moore and artist Rob Liefeld, as guided by Mort Weisinger. The rogue is modelled after the Joker and the Riddler to be the archenemy of comic book hero Professor Night, a tribute hero the Batman mythos.

His gimmick consist of dressing like an early twentieth century high society gentleman and creating havoc out of boredom. In one of the "Supreme" earlier stories, he teams up with Darius Dax to switch Supreme and Professor Night's minds, but the duo manage to reverse the effect and switch the minds of the two villains.


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  • jack-a-dandy — jack a dandyism, n. /jak euh dan dee/, n., pl. jack a dandies. Older Use. dandy (def. 1). [1625 35; JACK + a ( < ?) + DANDY] * * * …   Universalium

  • Jack-a-dandy — Jack a dan dy, n. A little dandy; a little, foppish, impertinent fellow. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • jack-a-dandy — jack a dan·dy …   English syllables

  • jack-a-dandy — ˌjakəˈdandē noun (plural jack a dandies) Etymology: jack (I) + a (of) + dandy, of unknown origin : a little dandy : a little foppish impertinent fellow …   Useful english dictionary

  • jack-a-dandy — n. Beau, fop, coxcomb, dandy, dandiprat, exquisite, popinjay, macaroni, jackanapes, man of dress, man milliner, vain fellow …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • jack-a-dandy — n dandy, dude, fop, coxcomb, Beau Brummel, Sl. peacock, popinjay, fancy Dan, silk sock Sam; prettyboy, exquisite, silk stocking, fashion plate, clotheshorse; zoot suiter, macaroni, sharp dresser, fashionable; blade, gay blade, buck, Chiefly Brit …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • Jack an' Dandy — Cockney Rhyming Slang Handy …   English dialects glossary

  • Jack the Dandy — Cockney Rhyming Slang Brandy …   English dialects glossary

  • Dandy — Dandy: Die Bezeichnung für »eleganter junger Mann« ist eine Entlehnung aus gleichbed. engl. dandy. Das engl. Wort ist im frühen 19. Jh. in London aufgekommen und bald darauf in die deutsche Sprache gedrungen. Seine Herkunft ist unklar,… …   Das Herkunftswörterbuch

  • dandy — / daendi/, it. / dɛndi/ s. ingl. [prob. dalla forma vezz. del nome proprio Andrew, o abbrev. di jack a dandy elegantone, damerino ], usato in ital. al masch. [uomo che cura molto il proprio aspetto, valorizza lo stile e le belle maniere e ostenta …   Enciclopedia Italiana


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