[ fres ]

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

Origin of fress

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

Other words from fress

  • fresser, noun Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2024

How to use fress in a sentence

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

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