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french fry

noun
variants: or French fry
|Updated on: 12 Jun 2018

Definition of french fry

: a strip of potato typically cooked by being fried in deep fat usually plural

First Known Use of french fry

1886

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french fry

verb
variants: or French fry

Definition of french fry

: to fry (strips of potato or something similar) in deep fat until brown

First Known Use of french fry

circa 1930

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FRENCH FRY Defined for English Language Learners

french fry

Definition of french fry for English Language Learners

  • : a long, thin piece of potato that is fried in deep fat


FRENCH FRY Defined for Kids

french fry

noun, often capitalized 1st F

Definition of french fry for Students

: a strip of potato fried in deep fat

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