Stephen Bahl (nedu) wrote in copwsrowtel,
Stephen Bahl

They need to stop creating words like this one.

"Frowzy" (FROU-zee) also frowsy, frouzy

1. Unkempt, slovenly.
2. Having a musty odor.

[Origin unknown.]

"[CBC] has been grooming two series for a couple of years - Rideau Hall, about a frowzy former disco queen as governor general, and An American in Canada, about a vain U.S. news anchor who finds himself playing second banana on a third-rate Calgary morning show." --Tony Atherton; An Unfunny Thing Happened On the Way to CBC; The Ottawa Citizen (Canada); Feb 27, 2003
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