friand

adjective
fri·​and | \ ˈfrēˌänd, F frēäⁿ \

Definition of friand

archaic
: dainty or fond of dainties

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History and Etymology for friand

French, from Old French friant, from present participle of frire to fry, roast

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“Friand.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/friand. Accessed 12 Aug. 2020.

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