What is another word for frill?

444 synonyms found

Pronunciation:

[ fɹˈɪl], [ fɹˈɪl], [ f_ɹ_ˈɪ_l]

Frill is a word that refers to something that is decorative or ornamental, often used to add flair or style to clothing, furnishings, or decorations. There are several synonyms for frill that can be used in place of this word to describe similar aspects of style or decoration. Some of these synonyms include embellishment, adornment, decoration, trimmings, lace, ruffles, flounces, and adornments. These words all convey a sense of decorative detail, but each has its own nuance and connotation that can help to convey a particular tone or style. Whether used in writing or speaking, choosing the right synonym can help to convey the desired message and tone.

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What are the hypernyms for Frill?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.

What are the hyponyms for Frill?

Hyponyms are more specific words categorized under a broader term, known as a hypernym.
  • hyponyms for frill (as nouns)

What are the opposite words for frill?

Frill refers to an embellishment or decoration added to clothing, furniture or a product, often for a decorative purpose. Antonyms for the word frill include minimal, plain, simple and unadorned. While frills and ruffles might add a certain flair to a piece of clothing or furniture, a simpler design can convey elegance and sophistication. Minimalistic styles emphasize the beauty of the object rather than distracting from it with unnecessary decoration. Choosing a plain or unadorned piece also suggests practicality and versatility, as it may blend in with a variety of outfits or home decor styles.

What are the antonyms for Frill?

Usage examples for Frill

A white dress on a woman-a real woman, understand; not an imitation one-looks handsome; and I never see a girl dressed in white that I do not fall in love with her, but when the old lady puts it on, with a frill at her neck, or any such trifling thing, I want to find a woodpile and an axe to cut off my feet.
"The Mystery of the Locks"
Edgar Watson Howe
He was a young man now, but he had been starved so that he wore still around his long neck the frill of the collar that loving hands had placed there when he was a little child.
"Dickens As an Educator"
James L. (James Laughlin) Hughes
In any case, arrange for the dining table a centerpiece of a shiny tin funnel filled with bright garden or wild flowers surrounded by a frill of lace paper to represent an old-fashioned, formal bouquet.
"Entertaining Made Easy"
Emily Rose Burt

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