Definition for fries (2 of 4)
Definition for fries (3 of 4)
verb (used with object), fried, fry·ing.
verb (used without object), fried, fry·ing.
noun, plural fries.
Origin of fry1
Related formsfry·a·ble, adjective
Can be confusedfriable fryable
Definition for fries (4 of 4)
noun, plural fry.
Origin of fry2
Examples from the Web for fries
“I think as the ubiquity of French fries prove, everyone loves a crispy fried potato,” he said in an email.
I promised never again to wax lyrical about the fries in gravy.
The French fries are made out of real potatoes, the burger is great and you can get it all kinds of ways, and it tastes good.Bill Murray’s Words of Wisdom: On Comedy, the Greatness of In-N-Out, and Searching For Great Love|Marlow Stern|October 10, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Here, the vocabulary of fast food for many young Brazilians is temaki (hand rolls) instead of burgers and fries.Meet the Chef Fighting to Ensure That Brazilians Will Never Be as Fat as Americans|Brandon Presser|June 25, 2014|DAILY BEAST
One classmate says, “I was just over there eating French fries [but] this girl,” pointing at Nancy, “is the real deal.”
Fries was the Father of systematic Lichenology and an authority today.Nature Books Popular and Scientific from The Franklin Bookshop, 1910|Samuel N. Rhoads
Link simply translated the name into Greek, for reasons less evident now, and in this was followed by Fries.The North American Slime-Moulds|Thomas H. (Thomas Huston) MacBride
None of them are true Thamnomyces, and most of them could go into Fries' genera Rhizomorpha.
It is evidently the species of Schweinitz referred to by Fries under this name.The Myxomycetes of the Miami Valley, Ohio|A. P. Morgan
It drew for support upon the psychological movement that begins with Fries and Herbart.