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frock

frock

 
pronunciation:
frak
parts of speech:
noun, transitive verb
part of speech: noun
definition 1: a dress for a woman or girl.
similar words:
dress
definition 2: a coarse, long robe with large sleeves, worn by monks; habit.
 
part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: frocked, frocking, frocks
definition 1: to put a frock on; clothe in a frock.
definition 2: to install in and provide with the insignia of clerical office.
derivation: frockless (adj.)