AskDefine | Define frump

Dictionary Definition

frump n : a dull unattractive unpleasant girl or woman; "she got a reputation as a frump"; "she's a real dog" [syn: dog]

User Contributed Dictionary

English

Pronunciation

  • /frʌmp/
  • /frVmp/
  • Rhymes: -ʌmp

Noun

  1. A frumpy person, somebody who is unattractive, drab or dowdy.
    You look like such a frump today!
  2. The clothes that such a person would wear.
    Get that frump off - it's horrid!

Derived terms

Synonyms, Antonyms and Related Words

beldam, crone, dame, dowager, drab, grandam, grandmother, granny, hag, litterbug, old battle-ax, old dame, old girl, old granny, old lady, old trot, old wife, old woman, pig, schlep, schlump, slattern, slob, sloppy Joe, sloven, slut, swine, trollop, trot, war-horse, witch
Privacy Policy, About Us, Terms and Conditions, Contact Us
Permission is granted to copy, distribute and/or modify this document under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License, Version 1.2
Material from Wikipedia, Wiktionary, Dict
Valid HTML 4.01 Strict, Valid CSS Level 2.1