Examples of frippery in a sentence
The design is simple and devoid of needless frippery.
dressed in their most elegant frippery for the big gala at the symphony
Origin and Etymology of frippery
Medieval French friperie, alteration of Old French freperie, from frepe old garment
First Known Use: 1568
FRIPPERY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of frippery for English Language Learners
: something that is not necessary or not serious
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