poutine(redirected from Disco fries)
A dish of Québécois origin consisting of French fries topped with cheese curds and gravy.
[Québécois French, cooked pudding, a mess, poutine, probably of French dialectal origin (perhaps influenced by English pudding); perhaps akin to French dialectal (western France) potine, cast iron pot, or French dialectal (Normandy) potin, pâté.]
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(Cookery) Canadian a dish of chipped potatoes topped with curd cheese and a tomato-based sauce
[from Canadian French]
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a French-Canadian dish of French fries and cheese curds topped with gravy or other sauce.
[< Canadian French]
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