Frisco

Frisco

[fris-koh]
noun Informal.
San Francisco.

Origin:
1850–55, Americanism; by shortening

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Frisco
colloquial shortening of San Francisco, California, U.S., attested by 1856.
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Frisco definition

[ˈfrɪsko]
  1. n.
    San Francisco, California. (Said to be objected to by residents of that city. Still in use despite the claim.) : My cousin lives in Frisco.
Dictionary of American Slang and Colloquial Expressions by Richard A. Spears.Fourth Edition.
Copyright 2007. Published by McGraw-Hill Education.
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Frisco
San Francisco
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