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a small chicken suitable for frying
Not to be confused with:
friar – member of a Roman Catholic order


also fri·er  (frī′ər)
1. One that fries, as a deep utensil usually equipped with a basket and used for frying foods.
2. A small young chicken suitable for frying.


(ˈfraɪə) or


1. (Cookery) a person or thing that fries
2. (Cookery) a young chicken suitable for frying


or fri•er

(ˈfraɪ ər)

1. something, as a young chicken, to be cooked by frying.
2. a pan for frying foods.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.fryer - flesh of a medium-sized young chicken suitable for fryingfryer - flesh of a medium-sized young chicken suitable for frying
chicken, poulet, volaille - the flesh of a chicken used for food


[ˈfraɪəʳ] N
1. (= pan) → sartén f (m in LAm)
deep-fat fryerfreidora f
2. (= person) → empleado/a m/f de una freiduría


frier [ˈfraɪər] nsauteuse ffrying pan npoêle f, poêle f à frirefry-up [ˈfraɪʌp] n (British) plat composé de plusieurs aliments frits à la poêle
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NEIL WARNOCK will snap up defender Zeki Fryers from Tottenham today for a fee of around PS3million.
A couple of days ago, Spurs completed a PS3million deal to bring 20-year-old defender Zeki Fryers to White Hart Lane from Standard Liege.
Ferguson was hoping to sell Fryers to Spurs for six million pounds last summer, but the youth product has now joined them for around 500,000 pounds after seven game career with Standard Liege, the Daily Mirror reports.