AskDefine | Define frumpish

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frumpish adj : primly out of date; "nothing so frumpish as last year's gambling game" [syn: dowdy, frumpy]

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  1. Poorly dressed; wearing drab, lifeless, ill-fitting clothing. More typically used to describe women than men.
    Women are forced out of despair into frumpish dress after being chewed up and spit out by men.

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