noun, plural frip·per·ies.
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Origin of frippery
Words nearby frippery
Example sentences from the Web for frippery
Yes you can function without them, but this is like refusing to use a gas stove because thermostats are just modern frippery.
That sort of affectation is if possible even more disgusting than the painfully elaborate frippery of the dandy.
In the room below, amidst the tinsel frippery of small wares, waited others whose lives had touched the life that was ebbing away.Audrey|Mary Johnston
It was annoying to see Gothic grandeur and modern frippery so mingled as was observable in this church.Due South or Cuba Past and Present|Maturin M. Ballou
It may be, child, for anything that I know; because I do not know what part of all this frippery thy pompon is.Thackerayana|William Makepeace Thackeray
The millener gathered up her frippery, and put them into a band-box; telling her, she would wait on her ladyship again.Memoirs of Miss Sidney Biddulph|Frances Sheridan