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Meaning of FRUMPISH

Pronunciation:  'frumpish

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[adj]  primly out of date; "nothing so frumpish as last year's gambling game"
 

FRUMPISH is a 8 letter word that starts with F.

 

 Synonyms: dowdy, frumpy, out of fashion, unfashionable, unstylish
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Frump"ish\, a.
1. Cross-tempered; scornful. [Obs.]

2. Old-fashioned, as a woman's dress.

         Our Bell . . . looked very frumpish.  --Foote.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: beat-up, bedraggled, blowzy, careless, chintzy, dilapidated, dowdy, drabbletailed, draggled, draggletailed, frowzy, frumpy, grubby, in rags, informal, loose, lumpen, messy, mussy, negligent, outmoded, out-of-date, poky, ragged, raggedy, ruinous, scraggly, seedy, shabby, shoddy, slack, slatternly, slipshod, sloppy, slovenly, sluttish, sordid, squalid, stodgy, tacky, tattered, unkempt, unneat, unsightly, untidy
 

 

 

 

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