Fringy
Fringy Frin"gy, a. Adorned with fringes. --Shak. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • fringy — [frin′jē] adj. fringier, fringiest 1. like a fringe 2. having a fringe or fringes * * * See fringe. * * * …   Universalium

  • fringy — [frin′jē] adj. fringier, fringiest 1. like a fringe 2. having a fringe or fringes …   English World dictionary

  • fringy — adjective at or constituting a border or edge the marginal strip of beach • Syn: ↑marginal • Similar to: ↑peripheral • Derivationally related forms: ↑margin (for: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • fringy — fringe ► NOUN 1) a border of threads, tassels, or twists, used to edge clothing or material. 2) chiefly Brit. the front part of someone s hair, cut so as to hang over the forehead. 3) a natural border of hair or fibres in an animal or plant. 4)… …   English terms dictionary

  • fringy — adjective see fringe I …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • fringy — adjective Beyond the boundary of the mainstream …   Wiktionary

  • fringy — adj. decorated with fringes; consisting of an edge …   English contemporary dictionary

  • fringy — frying …   Anagrams dictionary

  • frying — fringy …   Anagrams dictionary

  • fringe — I. noun Usage: often attributive Etymology: Middle English frenge, from Anglo French, from Vulgar Latin *frimbia, from Latin fimbriae (plural) Date: 14th century 1. an ornamental border consisting of short straight or twisted threads or strips… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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