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waspish

mod. in the manner of a WASP. She looks sort of “waspish,” but she’s not.
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Inevitably, what links these books is a shared waspishness and frankness-though neither term does Sewell full justice.
It seems that Straussian interpreters have been concerned to empty these figures of their cultural distinctiveness, specifically, of their WASPishness, and to turn them into mere embodiments of or stand-ins for abstract, formulaic notions.
Noel Coward, with typical waspishness, sang "Don't Let's make Fun of the Fair.
Late in life, with characteristic waspishness, he called Shelley a "fool.
George Szell was viewed as a martinet of a conductor, but such waspishness never comes across in this loving, dramatic and elegant reading, always understated and all the more powerful for that, of Tchaikovsky's Fifth Symphony.
Richard Westcott, a veteran dame but only tackling an Ugly Sister for the second time, is a great sisterly companion as Daisy, striding about in equally daft clothes and headgear, a dominating presence on stage and delivering his lines with a delectable waspishness.