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Spanish translation of “fry”

fry

verb /frai/ (past tense, past participle fried)
to cook in hot oil or fat
freír
Shall I fry the eggs or boil them?
fried adjective cooked in oil
frito
fried chicken/fish/onions.
fries noun plural long thin pieces of potato that have been cooked in hot oil
patatas fritas, papas fritas
I’d like a cheeseburger and fries, please.
frying pan noun ( (also frypanAmerican)) a shallow pan, usually with a long handle, for frying food in.
sartén
out of the frying pan into the fire from a difficult or dangerous situation into a worse one
de Guatemala a Guatepeor
His first marriage was unhappy, but his second was even more unhappy – it was a real case of out of the frying pan into the fire.
(Definition of fry from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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