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frizzle

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verb friz·zle \ˈfri-zəl\

Definition of frizzle

frizzled

;

frizzling

play \ˈfri-zəl-iŋ, -zə-liŋ\
  1. :  frizz, curl

Origin and Etymology of frizzle

probably akin to Old Frisian frīsle curl


First Known Use: 1573


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frizzle

noun friz·zle

Definition of frizzle

  1. :  a crisp curl

Examples of frizzle in a sentence

  1. the girl has enough frizzles to play Little Orphan Annie

1613

First Known Use of frizzle

1613


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frizzle

verb friz·zle

Definition of frizzle

frizzled

;

frizzling

  1. transitive verb
  2. 1 :  to fry until crisp and curled

  3. 2 :  burn, scorch

  4. intransitive verb
  5. :  to cook with a sizzling noise

Origin and Etymology of frizzle

1fry + sizzle


First Known Use: 1813


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