fries
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fries(
frayz
)
A plural noun indicates that there is more than one person, place, thing, or idea.
plural noun
1. (culinary)
a. las papas fritas
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
I would like to order a hamburger and fries, please.Quisiera una hamburguesa y papas fritas, por favor.
b. las patatas fritas
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
These fries are too greasy and salty.Estas patatas fritas están muy grasientas y saladas.
fry
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
2. (culinary)
a. freír
Do you want me to fry the chicken or grill it?¿Quieres que fría el pollo o que lo ase?
3.
A very informal word or phrase used by a particular group or community as a substitute for standard language (e.g. joint, john).
(slang)
(to execute)
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
a. freír en la silla eléctrica
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
A group of people celebrated outside the prison when the murderer was fried.Un grupo de gente fuera de la prisión lo celebró cuando frieron al asesino en la silla eléctrica.
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
4. (culinary)
a. freírse
When an egg is frying, never leave it unattended.Cuando un huevo se está friendo, nunca le quites ojo.
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
5. (culinary)
a. la fritada
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
A fry without ketchup is like a sandwich without mayonnaise.Una fritada sin ketchup es como un sándwich sin mayonesa.
b. la fritura
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
I'll have the seafood fry, please.Yo tomaré la fritura de marisco, por favor.
6. (animal)
a. los alevines
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(juvenile fishes)
Separate fry from all adult fish in your fish tank.Separe los alevines de los demás peces adultos en la pecera.
b. los pececillos
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(small adult fishes)
A lot of fry are caught in the nets.Muchos pececillos quedan atrapados en las redes.
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fries
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
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fry [fraɪ]
transitive verb
(Cookery) freír
intransitive verb
freírse
noun
fritada (f)
fry [fraɪ]
noun
(Fishing) pececillos (m)
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fríes you fry
The word fríes is the present form of freír in the second person singular. See the full freír conjugation.
freír
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freír(
freh
-
eer
)
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (to cook)
a. to fry
Voy a freír unos aros de cebolla.I'm going to fry some onion rings.
2.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(to shoot)
a. to riddle
La policía frio a tiros al sospechoso.The police riddled the suspect with bullets.
3.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(to bite)
a. to eat alive
Anoche nos frieron los mosquitos.Last night the mosquitos ate us alive.
4.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(to pester)
a. to bombard
Cuando llegamos a casa, mis padres nos frieron a preguntas.My parents bombarded us with questions when we got home.
freírse
A pronominal verb always uses a reflexive pronoun. (e.g. Te ves cansado.).
5.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(to get burnt)
a. to get fried
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
Con el sol que pega, te vas a freír en la playa.The way the sun is beating down, you'll get fried on the beach.
6. (to cook)
a. to fry
Mientras se fríen los pimientos, puedes ir cortando las patatas.While the peppers are frying, you can chop the potatoes.
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freír
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (alimento)
a. to fry
2. (colloquial)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
freír a alguien a preguntasto pester somebody with questions
3. (colloquial)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
freír a alguien (a tiros)to gun somebody down
A pronominal verb always uses a reflexive pronoun. (e.g. Te ves cansado.).
4. (general)
a. to be frying
5. (colloquial)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
me estoy friendo (de calor)I'm boiling o roasting
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freírfrito (participio_de_pasado)
transitive verb
1 (Culin) to fry
al freír será el reír he who laughs last laughs longest
2 [+sol] to burn; fry
3 (molestar) to annoy; (acosar) to harass; (atormentar) to torment; (aburrir) to bore
freírle a algn a preguntas to bombard sb with questions
4 (matar) to do in (familiar)
freír a algn a tiros to riddle sb with bullets
pronominal verb
freírse
1 (Culin) to fry
2
freírse de calor to be roasting
3
freírsela a algn to have sb on (familiar); put sb on (familiar); (EEUU)
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