sunny-side up

adjective sun·ny-side up \ ˌsə-nē-ˌsīd-ˈəp \
Updated on: 5 Jan 2018

Definition of sunny-side up

of an egg
: fried on one side only

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First Known Use of sunny-side up

circa 1901


SUNNY-SIDE UP Defined for English Language Learners

sunny-side up

adjective

Definition of sunny-side up for English Language Learners

  • of an egg : fried on one side only


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