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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Having decorative ruffles or lace.

Usage examples (38)
  • I had always thought that I would not encourage any daughter of mine in frilly excesses.
  • These are, though, kind of frilly, and not awfully in tune with the Shaker spirit.
  • With boys there are fighting games, and as you said the ones for girls are "frilly".
  • He was dressed in a blue velvet dinner jacket and the kind of frilly lacy white shirt English noblemen had worn during past eras. for more
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