sunny-side up

sunnyside up

[suhn-ee-sahyd]
noun
(of an egg) fried without breaking the yolk or being turned over, with the yolk remaining visible and somewhat liquid inside.
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Origin:
1900–05

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sunny-side up
 
adj
(of eggs) fried on one side only

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sunny-side up definition


  1. 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.
Dictionary of American Slang and Colloquial Expressions by Richard A. Spears.Fourth Edition.
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