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Then you wouldn't let me practice; you told me to frivol, I remember.
THE FOUR CORNERS ABROADAMY ELLA BLANCHARD
That's Mademoiselle Frivol, and she's appearin' in a new character.
THE GUINEA STAMPANNIE S. SWAN
So frivolous time wore on, and Barty found it pleasant to frivol in such pleasant company—very pleasant indeed!
THE MARTIANGEORGE DU MAURIER
They frivol en masse, and to do it they naturally choose the sea-beach as a habitat.
ACROSS AMERICA BY MOTOR-CYCLEC. K. SHEPHERD
Of course, I like sensible conversation; one feels humiliated if a man does nothing but frivol, but there is a happy medium.
THE HEART OF UNA SACKVILLEMRS. GEORGE DE HORNE VAIZEY
Lots Wife is to me a fantasy from the antique, a bit of archaic frivol to beguile me.
I, MARY MACLANEMARY MACLANE
Abolita et abrogata retinere, insolenti cujusdam est, et frivol in parvis jactanti.
THE WORKS OF ALEXANDER POPE, VOLUME 2 (OF 10)ALEXANDER POPE
My capacity for frivol has died a violent death, and I feel all ‘out of the picture’ in a ballroom.
A QUESTION OF MARRIAGEMRS. GEORGE DE HORNE VAIZEY
Lamb would have understood him and laughed with him, for he loved to frivol and play the fool in the same vein.
FAMOUS HOUSES AND LITERARY SHRINES OF LONDONA. ST. JOHN ADCOCK
I was not put here in the world to frivol through a life of gross pleasure.
QUEEDHENRY SYDNOR HARRISON
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO FRIVOL

  • be prodigal with
  • be wasteful
  • blow
  • cash out
  • consume
  • dissipate
  • expend
  • frivol
  • frivol away
  • go through
  • lavish
  • misspend
  • misuse
  • prodigalize
  • put out
  • run through
  • scatter
  • spend
  • spend like water
  • spring for
  • throw away
  • throw money around
  • trifle
  • waste
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