used in Northanger Abbey
only 1 use
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- in behavior or attitude — as when acting silly or without appropriate seriousness
- in content — as when describing something as trivial or unimportant
- Dress is at all times a frivolous distinction, and excessive solicitude about it often destroys its own aim.
Chapter 10 (33% in)
There are no more uses of "frivolous" in Northanger Abbey.