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  • Frill — may refer to:* Frill (fashion), a form of trimming * Neck frill, the relatively extense margin seen on the back of the heads of reptiles * Oriental Frill, a breed of Fancy pigeonee also* Frill necked * No frills (disambiguation) …   Wikipedia

  • frill — frill·ery; frill·ies; frill·i·ness; frill·ing; frill; …   English syllables

  • Frill — Frill, v. t. To provide or decorate with a frill or frills; to turn back. in crimped plaits; as, to frill a cap. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Frill — Frill, n. [See {Frill}, v. i.]. (Zo[ o]l.) (a) A ruffing of a bird s feathers from cold. (b) A ruffle, consisting of a fold of membrane, of hairs, or of feathers, around the neck of an animal. See {Frilled lizard} (below). (c) A similar ruffle… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Frill — (Jabot, French) An edging, which may be broad or narrow, composed of silk, lace, tulle, linen or cotton, gathered, plaited, fluted or piped, according to the use for which it has been designed or the fabric to which it is attached. Frills are… …   Dictionary of the English textile terms

  • frill|y — «FRIHL ee», adjective. frill|i|er, frill|i|est. full of frills; like frills …   Useful english dictionary

  • frill — (fr[i^]l), v. i. [imp. & p. p. {frilled} (fr[i^]ld); p. pr. & vb. n. {frilling}.] [OF. friller, fr. L. frigidulus somewhat cold, dim. of frigidus cold; akin to F. frileux chilly.] 1. To shake or shiver as with cold; as, the hawk frills. Johnson.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • frill — wavy ornamental edging, 1801 (with a doubtful attestation from 1590s), of uncertain origin despite much speculation [see OED]; figurative sense of useless ornament first recorded 1893. The verb meaning to furnish with a frill is recorded in 1570s …   Etymology dictionary

  • frill — ► NOUN 1) a strip of gathered or pleated material used as a decorative edging. 2) a frill like fringe of feathers, hair, skin, etc. on a bird, reptile, or other animal. 3) (frills) unnecessary extra features or embellishments. DERIVATIVES frilled …   English terms dictionary

  • frill — [fril] n. [< ?] 1. a fold or fringe of hair or feathers around the neck of a bird or animal 2. any unnecessary ornament; superfluous thing added for show 3. an edging or trimming of lace, etc., gathered or pleated and attached along one edge… …   English World dictionary

  • frill — index embellish Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

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