or frous·y


adjective, frows·i·er, frows·i·est.

Related formsfrows·i·ly, adverbfrows·i·ness, noun Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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Contemporary Examples of frowsy

Historical Examples of frowsy

  • And what a sea of information is therein under that frowsy dome.

    The Book of Khalid

    Ameen Rihani

  • For the most part they were heavy, frowsy creatures, slatternly and uncouth.

    The Golden Woman

    Ridgwell Cullum

  • He had a most amiable feeling towards it, were it ever so frowsy and undersized and sallow.

    Mary Gray

    Katharine Tynan

  • She indicated Grandmother by an inclination of her frowsy head.

  • Presently, Annie, the laundress, put her frowsy head in at the door.