[ fres ]
/ frɛs /
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verb (used without object) Slang.
to eat or snack, especially often or in large quantities.
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Origin of fress
From Yiddish fresn or German fressen “to eat (used of animals), eat ravenously, devour”; see fret1
OTHER WORDS FROM fressfresser, noun
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Prussia will resist to the utmost the pressure of the Franzosen-fresser.Letters to an Unknown|Prosper Mrime