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  Definition of fry
  1. a young person of either sex; "she writes books for children"; "they''re just kids"; "`tiddler'' is a British term for youngsters"
  2. English dramatist noted for his comic verse dramas (born 1907)
  3. English painter and art critic (1866-1934)
  4. cook on a hot surface using fat; "fry the pancakes"
  5. kill by electrocution, as in the electric chair; "The serial killer was electrocuted"
  6. be excessively hot; "If the children stay out on the beach for another hour, they''ll be fried"
Similar Words: child, kid, youngster, minor, shaver, nipper, small fry, tiddler, tike, tyke, nestling, Fry, Christopher Fry, Roger Fry, Roger Eliot Fry, electrocute

 

Hyponyms: bairn, buster, changeling, child prodigy, infant prodigy, wonder child, foster-child, fosterling, imp, scamp, monkey, rascal, rapscallion, scalawag, scallywag, kiddy, orphan, peanut, pickaninny, piccaninny, picaninny, poster child, preschooler, silly, sprog, toddler, yearling, tot, bambino, urchin, waif, street child, frizzle, deep-fat-fry, griddle, pan-fry, french-fry, deep-fry, stir fry, saute

 

Member Meronyms: Bloomsbury Group

 

Derivational Morphology: fryer, frier, pullet, frying, sauteing, electrocution, burning

 

Language Translations:
Finnish: paistaa   French: faire frire  
German: braten   Italian: friggere  
Japanese: (油   Polish: smażyć  
Portuguese: fritar   Spanish: freír  
Swedish: steka   Telugu: వేపు  
 
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