A dowdy, unattractive woman.
Webster's New World
A person regarded as colorless and primly sedate.
(obsolete) To insult; to flout; to mock; to snub.
Other Word Forms of Frump
Origin of Frump
Possibly short for Middle English frumple wrinkle from Middle Dutch verrompelen to wrinkle ver- completely per1 in Indo-European roots rompelen to wrinkle
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
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