plural of flounce
as in ruffles
a strip of fabric gathered or pleated on one edge and used as trimming a prom dress with small flounces along the hem

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verb

present tense third-person singular of flounce

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“Flounces.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/flounces. Accessed 27 Nov. 2022.

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