verb (used with object)
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Origin of furbelow
OTHER WORDS FROM furbelowun·fur·be·lowed, adjective
Words nearby furbelow
Example sentences from the Web for furbelow
How ridiculous that one should suffer from want of a frill or a furbelow!The Golden Censer|John McGovern
I invited that furbelow widow to stay on purpose to spare me this almost tte--tte meeting.The Vicar of Wrexhill|Mrs [Frances] Trollope
It was a hull week afore I could make up my mind to go out of my office, and the sight of a furbelow raly made me sick.
I'll tear the furbelow off your clothes, and when you swoon for vexation, you shan't have a penny, to buy a bottle of hartshorn.The Inconstant|George Farquhar
Her sex was the very essence of her; she had no need to wear it like a furbelow.The Nest Builder|Beatrice Forbes-Robertson Hale