refry

v.

1957, in refried beans, which translates Spanish frijoles refritos. From re- + fry (v.).


Nearby words

  1. refrigerator,
  2. refrigerator car,
  3. refrigerator-freezer,
  4. refringence,
  5. refringent,
  6. refsum's disease,
  7. reft,
  8. refudiate,
  9. refuel,
  10. refuge

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