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stir–fry

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verb \-ˈfrī\

Definition of stir–fry

  • transitive verb
    1. :  to fry quickly over high heat in a lightly oiled pan (as a wok) while stirring continuously

    2. intransitive verb
    3. :  to prepare food by stir-frying it

    1959

    First Known Use of stir–fry

    1959


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    stir–fry

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    noun \-ˌfrī\

    Definition of stir–fry

    1. :  a dish of something stir-fried

    1959

    First Known Use of stir–fry

    1959


    STIR–FRY Defined for English Language Learners

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    stir–fry

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    verb \-ˈfrī\

    Definition of stir–fry for English Language Learners

    • : to fry (something) quickly over high heat while stirring it constantly


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    stir–fry

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    noun \-ˌfrī\

    Definition of stir–fry for English Language Learners

    • : a dish made of foods (such as meat or vegetables) that are fried quickly over high heat while being stirred constantly


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