- a rustling or swishing, as of a silk skirt
- Informal excessive ornateness or affected elegance
Origin of froufrouFr; echoic
- Fussy or showy dress or ornamentation.
- A rustling sound, as of silk.
Fussy or showy in dress or ornamentation: “The cutesy, froufrou baby clothes of the past were tacky and foolish-looking” ( Susan Gregory Thomas )
Origin of froufrouFrench of imitative origin
- Alternative spelling of frou-frou.