Meaning of frilly

frill•y

Pronunciation: (fril'ē), [key]
— frill•i•er, frill•i•est.
  1. covered with or marked by frills: Some of the more elaborate dress shirts have frilly fronts.
  2. frivolous; inconsequential: After a day of intense concentration and serious business, they feel like doing something frilly and amusing.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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