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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Primly out of date.

Usage examples (34)
  • Nothing so frumpish as last year's gambling game
  • She held her head very high indeed, and would not speak to this doll because it was "frumpish," or that doll because it was not in the same set as herself.
  • Otherwise it would become too / ladylike and frumpish / for me.
  • A plump woman with gray hair and a rather frumpish uniform approached them. for more
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