Usage examples for frill

  1. We put a deep frill of the same material, mounted on a thin brass rail, on the wall above the mantelpiece, and arranged Lorna's best ornaments and nick- nacks against this becoming background. – The Heart of Una Sackville by Mrs. George de Horne Vaizey
  2. So even Christians come secretly to look upon their Christianity as a frill, something gracious but not indispensable, pleasant to live with but not impossible to live without. – Christianity and Progress by Harry Emerson Fosdick