There are 2 main definitions of frow in English:

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frow 1

Pronunciation: /fraʊ/

noun

archaic

Origin

Late Middle English: from Dutch vrouw 'woman'.

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There are 2 main definitions of frow in English:

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FROW 2

Pronunciation: /frəʊ/

noun

informal
The row of seats closest to the catwalk at a fashion show, considered to be the most prestigious and desirable place to sit: Nicole Richie joined Jessica Alba on the FROW in a monochrome black and white frock
More example sentences
  • Sitting side-by-side with Jessica on the FROW was Amanda Seyfried who also gave us serious hair envy.
  • The most shocking news we've heard all week is that the FROW are now wearing winter clothes in winter.
  • Stella McCartney turns up the volume on the Paris catwalk with boxy shapes and cocoon coats (and an A-list FROW of course).

Origin

Early 21st century: abbreviation of front row.

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