[ deep-frahy ]
/ ˈdipˈfraɪ /
verb (used with object), deep-fried, deep-fry·ing.
to fry in a quantity of fat sufficient to cover the food being cooked.
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Origin of deep-fry
First recorded in 1930–35
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Examples from the Web for deep-fry
This outrageous move just proves the fast food mantra: when in doubt, deep-fry it.A Chocolate-Dipped Potato Chip and More Crazy Food Creations|Alice Robinson|November 7, 2013|DAILY BEAST
British Dictionary definitions for deep-fry
verb -fries, -frying or -fried
to cook (fish, potatoes, etc) in sufficient hot fat to cover the food entirely
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