Origin of frump
Related formsfrump·ish, adjective
Examples from the Web for frump
The looking-glass had bitter things to tell me, and crying makes me such a frump.A Man in the Open|Roger Pocock
I think the frump—this Miss Kirkland, you know—is a fright—regular freak, dash it!
Mrs. Frump drew out a little memorandum book from one of her pockets, and consulted.Round the Block|John Bell Bouton
For the frump was sitting there behind the steering wheel, looking down at me in a nasty, sidewise fashion.
The frump kind of glared down the deserted vista of the fine old hall and shrugged her shoulders.