She eyes the strip steak, before deciding on what she really wants—the chicken, with fries.
At the Golden Arches, the fries are thinner, tastier, crispier.
Burger King executives have heard it all before, and understand that fries can be a barrier.
Here, the vocabulary of fast food for many young Brazilians is temaki (hand rolls) instead of burgers and fries.
Yet while all fries may pose health risks if consumed in excess, not all fries are created equal.
fries treats them as separate funguses, in deference to ancient authority, since their differences are chiefly in degree.
fries nuvver was no good for nobody 35 at the gawky age, nohow.
They did much better however than fries who called it a reticularia.
fries says this is possibly a tall form of Naucoria pygmaea.
When it has boiled hard, put in the omelet mixture, and as it fries, stir it till it begins to set.
late 13c., from Old French frire "to fry" (13c.), from Latin frigere "to roast or fry," from PIE *bher- (4) "to cook, bake" (cf. Sanskrit bhrjjati "roasts," bharjanah "roasting;" Persian birishtan "to roast;" Greek phrygein "to roast, bake").
Meaning "execute in the electric chair" is U.S. slang from 1929. To go out of the frying pan into the fire is first attested in Thomas More (1532). The related noun is from 1630s. Related: Fried; frying. Frying pan recorded from mid-14c.
"young fish," late 13c., from Anglo-French frei, from Old French frai "spawn," from froier "to rub, spawn (by rubbing abdomen on sand)." First applied to human offspring 14c. in Scottish, though OED and some other sources trace this usage to Old Norse frjo, fræ "seed, offspring."