Definition of “frill” - English Dictionary

“frill” in British English

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frillnoun

uk /frɪl/ us /frɪl/

[ C ] a long, narrow strip of cloth with folds along one side that is sewn along the edge of a piece of clothing or material for decoration:

You could always sew a frill or two around the bottom of the skirt if you think it's too plain.
frills [ plural ] informal

extra things that are added to something to make it more pleasant or more attractive, but that are not necessary:

a cheap, no frills airline

(Definition of “frill” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“frill” in American English

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frillnoun [ C ]

us /frɪl/

frill noun [ C ] (DECORATION)

a long, narrow strip of folded cloth that is sewn along the edge of a piece of clothing or material for decoration

frill noun [ C ] (ADDITIONAL ITEM)

something additional that is not necessary:

The frills on that car are nice, but except for air-conditioning, I don’t want them.

(Definition of “frill” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)