7 letter word starting with fr

Words Parts of Speech Meaning/Definition/Similar Words
fracted adjective Having a part displaced, as if broken; — said of an ordinary.
frabbit adjective Crabbed; peevish.
fraenum noun Alt. of Frenum
fragile adjective Easily broken; brittle; frail; delicate; easily destroyed.
fraight adjective Same as Fraught.
frailly adverb Weakly; infirmly.
frailty adjective The condition quality of being frail, physically, mentally, or morally, frailness; infirmity; weakness of resolution; liableness to be deceived or seduced., A fault proceeding from weakness; foible; sin of infirmity.
fraised adjective Fortified with a fraise.
framing present participle & vb. noun of Frame, The act, process, or style of putting together a frame, or of constructing anything; a frame; that which frames., A framework, or a sy/ of frames.
frampel adjective Alt. of Frampoid
francic adjective Pertaining to the Franks, or their language; Frankish.
franion noun A paramour; a loose woman; also, a gay, idle fellow.
franked imp. & past participle of Frank
frankly adverb In a frank manner; freely.
frantic adjective Mad; raving; furious; violent; wild and disorderly; distracted.
frapped imp. & past participle of Frap
frapler noun A blusterer; a rowdy.
fratery noun A frater house. See under Frater.
fraught noun A freight; a cargo., Freighted; laden; filled; stored; charged., of Fraught, To freight; to load; to burden; to fill; to crowd.
fraying present participle & vb. noun of Fray, The skin which a deer frays from his horns.
freaked imp. & past participle of Freak
freckle verb t. A small yellowish or brownish spot in the skin, particularly on the face, neck, or hands., Any small spot or discoloration., To spinkle or mark with freckle or small discolored spots; to spot., To become covered or marked with freckles; to be spotted.
freckly adjective Full of or marked with freckles; sprinkled with spots; freckled.
freeing present participle & vb. noun of Free
freedom noun The state of being free; exemption from the power and control of another; liberty; independence., Privileges; franchises; immunities., Exemption from necessity, in choise and action; as, the freedom of the will., Ease; facility; as, he speaks or acts with freedom., Frankness; openness; unreservedness., Improper familiarity; violation of the rules of decorum; license., Generosity; liberality.
freelte noun Frailty.
freemen plural of Freeman
freeman noun One who enjoys liberty, or who is not subject to the will of another; one not a slave or vassal., A member of a corporation, company, or city, possessing certain privileges; a member of a borough, town, or State, who has the right to vote at elections. See Liveryman.
freezer noun One who, or that which, cools or freezes, as a refrigerator, or the tub and can used in the process of freezing ice cream.
freight noun That with which anything in fraught or laden for transportation; lading; cargo, especially of a ship, or a car on a railroad, etc.; as, a freight of cotton; a full freight., The sum paid by a party hiring a ship or part of a ship for the use of what is thus hired., The price paid a common carrier for the carriage of goods., Freight transportation, or freight line., Employed in the transportation of freight; having to do with freight; as, a freight car., To load with goods, as a ship, or vehicle of any kind, for transporting them from one place to another; to furnish with freight; as, to freight a ship; to freight a car.
frenums plural of Frenum
frescos plural of Fresco
freshes plural of Fresh
freshen verb t. To make fresh; to separate, as water, from saline ingredients; to make less salt; as, to freshen water, fish, or flesh., To refresh; to revive., To relieve, as a rope, by change of place where friction wears it; or to renew, as the material used to prevent chafing; as, to freshen a hawse., To grow fresh; to lose saltness., To grow brisk or strong; as, the wind freshens.
freshet adjective A stream of fresh water., A flood or overflowing of a stream caused by heavy rains or melted snow; a sudden inundation.
freshly adverb In a fresh manner; vigorously; newly, recently; brightly; briskly; coolly; as, freshly gathered; freshly painted; the wind blows freshly.
fretted imp. & past participle of Fret, Rubbed or worn away; chafed., Agitated; vexed; worried., Ornamented with fretwork; furnished with frets; variegated; made rough on the surface., Interlaced one with another; — said of charges and ordinaries.
fretful adjective Disposed to fret; ill-humored; peevish; angry; in a state of vexation; as, a fretful temper.
fretten adjective Rubbed; marked; as, pock-fretten, marked with the smallpox.
fretter noun One who, or that which, frets.
friable adjective Easily crumbled, pulverized, or reduced to powder.
friarly adjective Like a friar; inexperienced.
fribble noun A frivolous, contemptible fellow; a fop., To act in a trifling or foolish manner; to act frivolously., To totter.
friborg noun Alt. of Friborgh
fricace noun Meat sliced and dressed with strong sauce., An unguent; also, the act of rubbing with the unguent.
frickle noun A bushel basket.
friesic adjective Of or pertaining to Friesland, a province in the northern part of the Netherlands., The language of the Frisians, a Teutonic people formerly occupying a large part of the coast of Holland and Northwestern Germany. The modern dialects of Friesic are spoken chiefly in the province of Friesland, and on some of the islands near the coast of Germany and Denmark.
friezed adjective Gathered, or having the map gathered, into little tufts, knots, or protuberances. Cf. Frieze, v. t., and Friz, v. t., 2.
friezer noun One who, or that which, friezes or frizzes.
frigate noun Originally, a vessel of the Mediterranean propelled by sails and by oars. The French, about 1650, transferred the name to larger vessels, and by 1750 it had been appropriated for a class of war vessels intermediate between corvettes and ships of the line. Frigates, from about 1750 to 1850, had one full battery deck and, often, a spar deck with a lighter battery. They carried sometimes as many as fifty guns. After the application of steam to navigation steam frigates of largely increased size and power were built, and formed the main part of the navies of the world till about 1870, when the introduction of ironclads superseded them., Any small vessel on the water.
frilled imp. & past participle of Frill, Furnished with a frill or frills.
fringed imp. & past participle of Fringe, Furnished with a fringe.
fripper noun One who deals in frippery or in old clothes.
frisian adjective Of or pertaining to Friesland, a province of the Netherlands; Friesic., A native or inhabitant of Friesland; also, the language spoken in Friesland. See Friesic, n.
frisked imp. & past participle of Frisk
friskal noun A leap or caper.
frisker noun One who frisks; one who leaps of dances in gayety; a wanton; an inconstant or unsettled person.
frisket adjective The light frame which holds the sheet of paper to the tympan in printing.
frislet noun A kind of small ruffle.
frisure noun The dressing of the hair by crisping or curling.
fritted imp. & past participle of Frit
fritter verb t. A small quantity of batter, fried in boiling lard or in a frying pan. Fritters are of various kinds, named from the substance inclosed in the batter; as, apple fritters, clam fritters, oyster fritters., A fragment; a shred; a small piece., To cut, as meat, into small pieces, for frying., To break into small pieces or fragments.
frizzed imp. & past participle of Friz
frizzes plural of Friz
frizzle verb t. To curl or crisp, as hair; to friz; to crinkle., A curl; a lock of hair crisped.
frizzly adjective Alt. of Frizzy
frocked adjective Clothed in a frock.
frogbit noun A European plant (Hydrocharis Morsus-ranae), floating on still water and propagating itself by runners. It has roundish leaves and small white flowers., An American plant (Limnobium Spongia), with similar habits.
frogged adjective Provided or ornamented with frogs; as, a frogged coat. See Frog, n., 4.
fronded adjective Furnished with fronds.
fronted imp. & past participle of Front, Formed with a front; drawn up in line.
frontal adjective Belonging to the front part; being in front, Of or pertaining to the forehead or the anterior part of the roof of the brain case; as, the frontal bones., Something worn on the forehead or face; a frontlet, An ornamental band for the hair., The metal face guard of a soldier., A little pediment over a door or window., A movable, decorative member in metal, carved wood, or, commonly, in rich stuff or in embroidery, covering the front of the altar. Frontals are usually changed according to the different ceremonies., A medicament or application for the forehead., The frontal bone, or one of the two frontal bones, of the cranium.
fronto- A combining form signifying relating to the forehead or the frontal bone; as, fronto-parietal, relating to the frontal and the parietal bones; fronto-nasal, etc.
fronton noun Same as Frontal, 2.
frosted adjective Covered with hoarfrost or anything resembling hoarfrost; ornamented with frosting; also, frost-bitten; as, a frosted cake; frosted glass.
frothed imp. & past participle of Froth
frounce verb i. To gather into or adorn with plaits, as a dress; to form wrinkles in or upon; to curl or frizzle, as the hair., To form wrinkles in the forehead; to manifest displeasure; to frown., A wrinkle, plait, or curl; a flounce; — also, a frown., An affection in hawks, in which white spittle gathers about the hawk’s bill.
froward adjective Not willing to yield or compIy with what is required or is reasonable; perverse; disobedient; peevish; as, a froward child.
frowned imp. &, past participle of Frown
frubish verb t. To rub up: to furbish.
fructed adjective Bearing fruit; — said of a tree or plant so represented upon an escutcheon.
fruiter adjective A ship for carrying fruit.
fruit’y adjective Having the odor, taste, or appearance of fruit; also, fruitful.
frumper noun A mocker.
frustum noun The part of a solid next the base, formed by cutting off the, top; or the part of any solid, as of a cone, pyramid, etc., between two planes, which may be either parallel or inclined to each other., One of the drums of the shaft of a column.
frutage noun A picture of fruit; decoration by representation of fruit., A confection of fruit.