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frill

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1 a strip of fabric gathered or pleated on one edge and used as trimming
  • I just had to sew the frill onto the bottom of the skirt and the dress was finished

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2 something adding to pleasure or comfort but not absolutely necessary
  • didn't get any food or drinks on the no-frills flight

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frill

verb

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The first known use of frill was in 1574

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“Frill.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/frill. Accessed 27 Jan. 2021.

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