adjective, frows·i·er, frows·i·est.
Related formsfrows·i·ly, adverbfrows·i·ness, noun
Examples from the Web for frowsy
But only she can provide the meaningful interruption into the frowsy narrative that has built around her.How Can Katie Holmes Escape Tom Cruise—and ‘Dawson’s Creek’?|Tim Teeman|October 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It is a frowsy kind 260 of sedan-chair on wheels, with greasy leather curtains and cushions.My Miscellanies, Vol. 1 (of 2)|Wilkie Collins
Now she looked very plain and frowsy in a messy housedress, and her hair hung in untidy streamers.Whispering Walls|Mildred A. Wirt
Dr Pendle did so, but it was not a pretty object he contemplated, for the man was untidy, unwashed and frowsy in looks.The Bishop's Secret|Fergus Hume