verb transitive, verb intransitiveWord forms: frounced or ˈfrouncing
, crease, or wrinkle
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Word origin of 'frounce'ME frouncen < OFr froncir, to wrinkle < Frank *hrunkja, a wrinkle, akin to ON hrukka