One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘a full skirt with a wide frill’
ruffle, flounce, ruff, furbelow, jabot, peplum, flute, ruche, ruching, gather, tuck, fringe
2frills‘a comfortable flat with no frills’
ostentation, ornamentation, decoration, embellishment, fanciness, fuss, chichi, garnishing, garnishment, gilding, excess
trimmings, affectations, extras, additions, non-essentials, luxuries, extravagances, superfluities
informal jazz, jazziness, flashiness, fandangle
rare folderols, fallalery
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