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  • as inaccessories
  • as inluxury items
  • as intrimmings

synonyms for frills

  • additions
  • adornments
  • attachments
  • decorations
  • doodads
  • embellishments
  • extras
  • ornaments
  • trimmings
  • bells and whistles
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How to use frills in a sentence

"Then you girls will be thinking more of frills and furbelows than you will of prizes," laughed Harold Day.
THE SUNBRIDGE GIRLS AT SIX STAR RANCHELEANOR H. (ELEANOR HODGMAN) PORTER
She had on her light-blue dimity with the Hamburg frills, and her sorrowful face indicated that she had donned it to no avail.
COUNTRY NEIGHBORSALICE BROWN
With the bridle off, the big man went ahead abruptly, cutting out all the frills.
THE WRECKERSFRANCIS LYNDE
The old gobbler has become expert at ascending the roof of the stable and not only does the trick with ease but puts frills on it.
THE RED COW AND HER FRIENDSPETER MCARTHUR
They wore a sword, carried a chapeau under the arm, wore laces and frills, and coats with cuffs heavy with gold lace.
THE OLD FURNITURE BOOKN. HUDSON MOORE
The haughtiest dame cannot keep her countenance in the face of this playful spirit toying with her frills.
UNVEILING A PARALLELALICE ILGENFRITZ JONES AND ELLA MARCHANT
Will Majesty lay aside its robes of state, and Beauty its frills and train-gowns, for a second skin of tanned hide?
SARTOR RESARTUSTHOMAS CARLYLE
He seemed to set his heart especially upon this abundance of frills and kept it in view throughout the entire arrangements.
IN CONNECTION WITH THE DE WILLOUGHBY CLAIMFRANCES HODGSON BURNETT
Bettina, still hemstitching on white frills, welcomed Justin with a charming smile, but with a decided negative to his invitation.
GLORY OF YOUTHTEMPLE BAILEY
Just before serving, cover the ends of the bones with paper frills, as shown in the illustration.
WOMAN'S INSTITUTE LIBRARY OF COOKERY, VOL. 3WOMAN'S INSTITUTE OF DOMESTIC ARTS AND SCIENCES
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO FRILLS

  • additions
  • adornments
  • attachments
  • bells and whistles
  • decorations
  • doodads
  • embellishments
  • extras
  • frills
  • ornaments
  • trimmings
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.