fish fry

noun

Definition of fish fry

1 : a picnic or supper featuring fried fish
2 : fried fish

Examples of fish fry in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Here are 10 restaurants offering an alternative to fish fry-day and what to order. cleveland, 23 Mar. 2021 Dairyland Old-Fashioned Hamburgers is joining the Milwaukee operation, Mollica said, which serves burgers, fried chicken sandwiches, a Friday fish fry and more. Hannah Kirby, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 29 Sep. 2021 What to expect: Artisans, beer garden beverages, live music, pumpkin decorating, board games, arts and crafts, Friday fish fry, Saturday lasagna dinner, and a family service project. Hannah Kirby, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 8 Sep. 2021 They are also known for their Friday fish fry (which is served all day) which is Lake Superior whitefish served up with coleslaw, fries and tartar sauce. Judy Koutsky, Forbes, 7 Sep. 2021 There are a million ways to eat the flaky, mild meat of catfish, but my all-time favorite is a fish fry. Kelsey Barnard Clark, Robb Report, 23 Aug. 2021 The week includes a social whirl with a fish fry, steak fry, live bands and a beer garden, as well as putting and long-driving contests. John Reinan, Star Tribune, 24 July 2021 Partner and executive chef Sagar Ghosh (the Yellow Chilli in Tustin) has pulled together an extensive menu with dishes like Kolkata fish fry, lobster moilee and chili cheese naan. Jean Trinh, Los Angeles Times, 14 July 2021 Texas Freedom Festival: Two-day celebration features live music by Ruben V and Kenne Wayne, a fish fry, health fair and children's activities. Richard A. Marini, San Antonio Express-News, 16 June 2021

These example sentences are selected automatically from various online news sources to reflect current usage of the word 'fish fry.' Views expressed in the examples do not represent the opinion of Merriam-Webster or its editors. Send us feedback.

See More

First Known Use of fish fry

1824, in the meaning defined at sense 1

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More About fish fry

Time Traveler for fish fry

Time Traveler

The first known use of fish fry was in 1824

See more words from the same year

Dictionary Entries Near fish fry

fish fork

fish fry

fish fungus

See More Nearby Entries 

Statistics for fish fry

Last Updated

18 Oct 2021

Cite this Entry

“Fish fry.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/fish%20fry. Accessed 25 Oct. 2021.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon
Seen & Heard
People are talking about

Keep scrolling for more

More Definitions for fish fry

fish fry

noun

English Language Learners Definition of fish fry

: a meal or event at which the main food served is fried fish

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Dog Words Quiz

  • shiba puppy more or less demanding cuddles
  • Which of the following animals has a dog in its etymology?
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!