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frow


  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Frow  \Frow\,  n.  [D.  vrouw  akin  to  G.  frau  woman,  wife,  goth, 
  fr['a]uja  master,  lord,  AS  fre['a].] 
  1.  A  woman;  especially,  a  Dutch  or  German  woman.  --Beau.  & 
  Fl 
 
  2.  A  dirty  woman;  a  slattern.  [Prov.  Eng.]  --Halliwell. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Frow  \Frow\,  n.  [Cf.  {Frower}.] 
  A  cleaving  tool  with  handle  at  right  angles  to  the  blade,  for 
  splitting  cask  staves  and  shingles  from  the  block;  a  frower. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Frow  \Frow\,  a. 
  Brittle.  [Obs.]  --Evelyn. 




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