deep-fry
transitive verb Date: 1922 to cook in deep fat

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • deep-fry — deep fries, deep frying, deep fried VERB If you deep fry food, you fry it in a large amount of fat or oil. [V n] Heat the oil and deep fry the fish fillets. [V ed] ...deep fried chicken and chips …   English dictionary

  • deep-fry — [dēp′frī΄] vt. deep fried, deep frying to fry in a deep pan of boiling fat or oil …   English World dictionary

  • deep-fry — v. to cook by immersing in hot fat or oil. Syn: french fry. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • deep-fry — deep′ fry′ v. t. fried, fry•ing coo to fry in a quantity of hot oil or fat sufficient to cover the food being cooked • Etymology: 1930–35 …   From formal English to slang

  • deep-fry — ► VERB ▪ fry (food) in an amount of fat or oil sufficient to cover it completely …   English terms dictionary

  • deep fry — v [T] to cook food under the surface of hot fat or oil …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • deep-fry — verb cook by immersing in fat french fry the potatoes • Syn: ↑french fry • Topics: ↑cooking, ↑cookery, ↑preparation • Hypernyms: ↑fry …   Useful english dictionary

  • deep-fry — 1. verb To cook (food) by deep frying.<!not self referential, as deep frying is the term from which deep fry is derived Syn: deep fat fry See Also: deep frying 2. noun A heated cooking pan or appliance used to deep fry foods …   Wiktionary

  • deep-fry — /deep fruy /, v.t., deep fried, deep frying. to fry in a quantity of fat sufficient to cover the food being cooked. [1930 35] * * * …   Universalium

  • deep-fry — /dip ˈfraɪ/ (say deep fruy) verb (t) (deep fried, deep frying) to fry in a sufficient quantity of fat or oil to cover the food being cooked …   Australian English dictionary

  • deep-fry — verb [usu. as adjective deep fried] fry (food) in an amount of fat or oil sufficient to cover it completely …   English new terms dictionary

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