Definition of Frying in English :

Define Frying in English

Frying meaning in English

Meaning of Frying in English

Pronunciation of Frying in English

Frying pronunciation in English

Pronounce Frying in English


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1. frying, sauteing

cooking in fat or oil in a pan or griddle

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the act of cooking or being cooked in fat, oil, etc, usually over direct heat
there was a smell of frying
(as modifier)
frying steak

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v. fried (frīd), fry·ing, fries (frīz)
1. To cook over direct heat in hot oil or fat.
2. Slang To destroy (electronic circuitry) with excessive heat or current: "a power surge to the computer that fried a number of sensitive electronic components" (Erik Sandberg-Diment).
1. To be cooked in a pan over direct heat in hot oil or fat.
2. Slang To undergo execution in an electric chair.
n. pl. fries (frīz)
1. A french fry: ordered fries as a side dish.
2. A dish of a fried food.
3. A social gathering at which food is fried and eaten: a fish fry.

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