home fries

noun
sliced, boiled potatoes, fried in butter or shortening.
Also called home fried potatoes, cottage fried potatoes, country fries.


Origin:
1950–55

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Example sentences
He was sharing a recipe with me earlier, his favorite recipe for home fries.
Menu items in the morning revolve around eggs, meat and home fries.
Serve in place of home fries at breakfast or as a side dish at dinner.
The home fries on the side seemed an unnecessary starch, but were tasty with bits of onion.
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