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How to use flappers in a sentence
Also a hit: flappers, thanks to the success of Chicago at the Oscars that year.The Most Popular Halloween Costumes Through the Years: 1985-2013 | Kevin Fallon | October 31, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
And she waved him behind her, beckoned to the crowd to keep wide way, used her lifted hands as flappers; she had all her wits.The Amazing Marriage, Complete | George Meredith
Whereupon of course the Hind stopped in her civil way to ask after her and her little flappers.The Story of a Red Deer | J. W. Fortescue
As a matter of fact many flappers grew up into excellent and patriotic women.
See his big, ugly head, an' the arms o' him like the flappers o' a win'mill!Two Little Travellers | Frances Browne Arthur
We stood at the window watching the flappers opposite play hockey.Shandygaff | Christopher Morley