Word:

Flounce

Pronunciation: flounst
v. i.1.To throw the limbs and body one way and the other; to spring, turn, or twist with sudden effort or violence; to struggle, as a horse in mire; to flounder; to throw one's self with a jerk or spasm, often as in displeasure.
[imp. & p. p. Flounced (flounst); p. pr. & vb. n. Flouncing .]
n.1.The act of floucing; a sudden, jerking motion of the body.
1.An ornamental appendage to the skirt of a woman's dress, consisting of a strip gathered and sewed on by its upper edge around the skirt, and left hanging.
v. t.1.To deck with a flounce or flounces; as, to flounce a petticoat or a frock.
Noun1.Flounceflounce - a strip of pleated material used as a decoration or a trim
Synonyms: frill, furbelow, ruffle
2.flounce - the act of walking with exaggerated jerky motions
Verb1.flounce - walk emphatically
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