french-fry

french-fry
verb
cook by immersing in fat
-

french-fry the potatoes

Syn: ↑deep-fry
Topics: ↑cooking, ↑cookery, ↑preparation
Hypernyms: ↑fry
Verb Frames:
-

Somebody ——s something

-

The chefs french-fry the vegetables

* * *

/french"fruy'/, v.t., French-fried, French-frying.
to fry in deep fat: to French-fry onion rings.
Also, french-fry.
[1925-30, Amer.]

* * *

French-fry «FREHNCH fry», transitive verb, -fried, -fry|ing.
to fry in deep fat: »

to French-fry potatoes.


Useful english dictionary. 2012.

Игры ⚽ Поможем написать реферат

Look at other dictionaries:

  • French-fry — French′ fry′ or french′ fry′ v. t. fried, fry•ing coo to fry in deep fat: to French fry onion rings[/ex] • Etymology: 1925–30, amer …   From formal English to slang

  • French-fry — /french fruy /, v.t., French fried, French frying. to fry in deep fat: to French fry onion rings. Also, french fry. [1925 30, Amer.] * * * …   Universalium

  • french-fry — v. t. to cook by immersing in hot fat. Syn: deep fry. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • French fry — also fry plural French fries n [C usually plural] especially AmE a long thin piece of potato that has been cooked in hot oil British Equivalent: chip …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • French fry — ☆ French fry vt. [often f f ] to fry in very hot deep fat until crisp * * * …   Universalium

  • French\ fry — • French fried potato • French fry noun A narrow strip of potato fried in deep fat. Usually used in the plural. Sue ordered a hamburger and French fries …   Словарь американских идиом

  • French fry — ☆ French fry vt. [often f f ] to fry in very hot deep fat until crisp …   English World dictionary

  • french fry — I. transitive verb Usage: often capitalized 1st F Etymology: back formation from french fried (in french fried potato) 1. : to fry strips of (potato) in deep fat until brown 2. : to cook by frying in deep fat until …   Useful english dictionary

  • French fry — 1)a potato accompaniment to fried fish 2) a soft plastic worm resembling a crinkle cut French fry often used on Carolina rigs, q.v …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • French fry — noun french fry …   Wiktionary

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”