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frilling Line breaks: frill|ing
Pronunciation: /ˈfrɪlɪŋ/

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Definition of frilling in English:


[mass noun]
Material for frills; frills collectively.
Example sentences
  • Also, Katherine issued a regulation forbidding frillings longer than two inches and high coiffeurs decorated with feathers.
  • She seems to return to the gallantry of the eighteenth century, a time where eroticism was hidden in frillings and many layers.
  • Women removed tawny coats with their sharp furry frillings and set them in neat but un-fussy piles by the carved umbrella stand.
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