frisé

[fri-zey]

Origin of frisé

1880–85; < French: noun use of past participle of friser to curl, probably derivative of fris-, stem of frire to fry1, some foods taking on a curllike form when fried
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frisé

noun
  1. a fabric with a long normally uncut nap used for upholstery and rugs

Word Origin for frisé

from French, literally: curled
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