Try Our Apps


World Series Quiz

pommes frites

[pawm freet] /pɔm ˈfrit/
plural noun, French.
Origin of pommes frites
short for pommes de terre frites fried potatoes Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2016.
Cite This Source
Contemporary definitions for pommes frites

French fried potatoes

Word Origin

French's 21st Century Lexicon
Copyright © 2003-2014, LLC
Cite This Source
Word Origin and History for pommes frites

"fried potatoes," 1872, French, from pomme "potato" (see pome).

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for pommes frites

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for pommes

Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for pommes frites