frabjous

frabjous

[frab-juhs]
adjective Informal.
wonderful, elegant, superb, or delicious.

Origin:
1872; coined by Lewis Carroll in Through the Looking-Glass; perhaps meant to suggest fabulous or joyous

Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To frabjous
Dictionary.com's 21st Century Lexicon
Main Entry:  frabjous
Part of Speech:  adj
Definition:  fabulous and joyful; delightful
Etymology:  Lewis Carroll's Through the Looking Glass
Dictionary.com's 21st Century Lexicon
Copyright © 2003-2014 Dictionary.com, LLC
Cite This Source
Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature