fress

[ fres ]

verb (used without object)Slang.
  1. to eat or snack, especially often or in large quantities.

Origin of fress

1
From Yiddish fresn or German fressen “to eat (used of animals), eat ravenously, devour”; see fret1

Other words from fress

  • fresser, noun

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How to use fress in a sentence

  • Prussia will resist to the utmost the pressure of the Franzosen-fresser.

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