sunny-side up
adjective Date: circa 1901 of an egg fried on one side only

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  • sunny-side up — {adj.} Fried on one side only. * /Barbara likes her eggs sunny side up./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • sunny-side up — {adj.} Fried on one side only. * /Barbara likes her eggs sunny side up./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • Sunny Side Up — Album par Paolo Nutini Sortie 29 mai 2009 Genre Reggae, Pop Rock Producteur Paolo Nutini Ethan Johns Label …   Wikipédia en Français

  • sunny side up — (informal) (of an egg) fried on one side only, so that the yolk is visible • • • Main Entry: ↑sun * * * (of an egg) fried on one side only * * * ˌsunny side ˈup idiom (NAmE) (of an egg) fried on one side only …   Useful english dictionary

  • Sunny side up — can refer to: *Fried egg * Sunny Side Up , a 1929 film directed by David Butler starring Janet Gaynor and Charles Farrell, noted for its use of an almost wandering mobile camera in a way highly atypical of the early sound period. * Sunny Side Up… …   Wikipedia

  • sunny-side up — adj [not before noun] AmE an egg that is cooked sunny side up is cooked in hot fat on one side only, and not turned over in the pan …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • sunny-side up — adjective an egg that is sunny side up is cooked on one side only in hot oil, and not turned over …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • sunny side up — ► sunny side up N. Amer. (of an egg) fried on one side only. Main Entry: ↑sunny …   English terms dictionary

  • Sunny Side Up — (1929) is a musical film set in New York City and starring Janet Gaynor and Charles Farrell. The romantic comedy was directed by David Butler. The film was released by Fox Film Corporation on 29 December 1929 and had a running time of 121 minutes …   Wikipedia

  • sunny-side up — adjective (eggs) fried on only one side • Similar to: ↑cooked * * * ˈ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ˈ ̷ ̷ adjective of an egg : fried on one side only * * * sunny side up UK US adjective an egg that is sunny side up is cooked on one side only in hot oil, and not… …   Useful english dictionary

  • sunny-side up — mod. [of eggs] having yolks facing up and still yellow and hot, but not cooked through; straight up. □ I’ll have my eggs sunny side up, with toast and coffee. D People who like sunny side up eggs wouldn’t dream of eating a whole raw egg …   Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions

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