Etymology
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frowzy (adj.)

also frowsy, 1680s, possibly related to dialectal frowsty (q.v.).

updated on October 24, 2012

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Definitions of frowzy from WordNet

frowzy (adj.)
negligent of neatness especially in dress and person; habitually dirty and unkempt;
frowzy white hair
filled the door with her frowzy bulk
Synonyms: frowsy / slovenly
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