Definition of "frock" []

  • A woman's dress. (noun)
  • A long loose outer garment, as that worn by artists and craftspeople; a smock. (noun)
  • A woolen garment formerly worn by sailors; a jersey. (noun)
  • A robe worn by monks, friars, and other clerics; a habit. (noun)
  • To clothe in a frock. (verb-transitive)
  • A girl's or woman's dress (noun)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

  • A loose garment of several types, such as a peasant's smock (noun)
  • A coarse wide-sleeved outer garment worn by members of some religious orders (noun)
  • To invest (a person) with the office or status of a cleric (verb) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016

Use "frock" in a sentence
  • "What the frock is your frocking problem with the word frock, motherfrocker?"
  • "I would be happy only ever dressing in frock coats."
  • "Her blouse was a revealing off white satin frock -- that had little bows down the front."