fish fry

noun
Updated on: 16 Nov 2017

Definition of fish fry

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

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First Known Use of fish fry

1824


FISH FRY Defined for English Language Learners

fish fry

noun

Definition of fish fry for English Language Learners

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


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