Definition of frisée
: curly endive leaves that have finely dissected edges and are used in salads : curly endive —called also frisée lettuce
Recent Examples of frisée from the Web
Place the frisee in a large salad bowl and toss until thoroughly coated with the salad oil.
Toss lettuce and frisee with enough vinaigrette to lightly coat leaves.
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Origin and Etymology of frisée
French, short for chicorée frisée curly chicory
First Known Use: 1982See Words from the same year
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