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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • UK Pronunciation
    • UK IPA
    • /fˈændæŋɡəl/
    • /fˈandaŋɡəl/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • /fˈændæŋɡəl/

Definitions of fandangle word

  • noun fandangle elaborate ornament 0
  • noun fandangle nonsense 0

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Parts of speech for Fandangle


fandangle popularity

This term is known only to a narrow circle of people with rare knowledge. Only 7% of English native speakers know the meaning of this word.
According to our data about 60% of words is more used. This is a rare but used term. It occurs in the pages of specialized literature and in the speech of educated people.

fandangle usage trend in Literature

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Synonyms for fandangle

noun fandangle

  • ornament — an accessory, article, or detail used to beautify the appearance of something to which it is added or of which it is a part: architectural ornaments.
  • frippery — finery in dress, especially when showy, gaudy, or the like.
  • jazz — music originating in New Orleans around the beginning of the 20th century and subsequently developing through various increasingly complex styles, generally marked by intricate, propulsive rhythms, polyphonic ensemble playing, improvisatory, virtuosic solos, melodic freedom, and a harmonic idiom ranging from simple diatonicism through chromaticism to atonality.
  • doodad — a decorative embellishment; trinket; bauble: a dress covered with doodads.
  • frill — a trimming, as a strip of cloth or lace, gathered at one edge and left loose at the other; ruffle.

Antonyms for fandangle

noun fandangle

  • plainness — clear or distinct to the eye or ear: a plain trail to the river; to stand in plain view.
  • disfigurement — an act or instance of disfiguring.
  • injury — harm or damage that is done or sustained: to escape without injury.
  • simplification — to make less complex or complicated; make plainer or easier: to simplify a problem.
  • spoliation — the act or an instance of plundering or despoiling.

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