Definition of Frizette

1. n. A curl of hair or silk; a pad of frizzed hair or silk worn by women under the hair to stuff it out.



Definition of Frizette

1. Noun. A curl of hair or silk. ¹

2. Noun. A pad of frizzed hair or silk formerly worn by women under the hair to stuff it out. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Frizette

1. a frizzed fringe of hair [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Frizette

frivollers
frivolling
frivolous
frivolously
frivolousness
frivolousnesses
frivols
friz
frize
frized
frizel
frizels
frizer
frizers
frizes
frizette (current term)
frizettes
frizing
frizz
frizzed
frizzens
frizzer
frizzers
frizzes
frizzier
frizzies
frizziest
frizzily
frizziness

Literary usage of Frizette

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1. The Knickerbocker: Or, New-York Monthly Magazine by Charles Fenno Hoffman, Timothy Flint, Lewis Gaylord Clark, Kinahan Cornwallis, John Holmes Agnew (1851)
"Then, plunging into the depths of her ample pocket for a comb and pincushion, she fastened the frizette to her knee, and began diligently to arrange the ..."

2. The Library of Literary Criticism of English and American Authors by Charles Wells Moulton (1905)
"She was the remains of a blonde, with light eyes and hair ; she was now gray, but wore a dark frizette, whilst the gray hair showed through her cap behind. ..."

3. Life and Labour of the People in London by Charles Booth (1896)
"(I) Artist in hair, harbor, coiffeur; frizette hair pad, hair roller maker. (5) Chimney or flue cleaner ; soot merchant. Enumerated by Families. ..."

4. John Leech: His Life and Work by William Powell Frith (1891)
"In less than a minute Miss De Glancey is as drenched as if she had taken a shower-bath. " The smart hat and feather are annihilated; the dubious frizette ..."

5. Florence Macarthy: an Irish tale by Morgan (Sydney) (1819)
"Mr. Heneage and Miss Crawley had descended in such a hurry that the one appeared without his stays, and the other without her frizette. ..."

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