pavisand, v. [‘ intr. To display an impressive or opulent array of clothing and ornament; to flaunt one’s appearance.’]

from the OED WOTD

 

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Selfie, shelfie, hipbrow, felfie: a little portmanteau fun for you this morning from Oxford Dictionaries:

It’s no surprise then that the one –elfie word mentioned in the Word of the Year posts which was a true blended word, shelfie, realized some of its obvious ‘hipbrow’ appeal, prompting a flurry of bookshelf ‘portraits’ on social media sites over the festive period.