from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. The quality of being frumpish.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The state or quality of being frumpish.
Having attacked one for her frumpishness, she asks another who comes dressed to the nines: "Are you going somewhere?"
Boyle's frumpishness and gauche demeanour have a voyeuristic appeal, but it is her voice that captivates.
I never knew anyone with such an ideal of woman as you have -- a gloomy mixture of frumpishness and angularity. "