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Princeton's WordNet1.5 / 2 votes

  1. Fry, Roger Fry, Roger Eliot Frynoun

    English painter and art critic (1866-1934)

    nestling, tiddler, youngster, tike, shaver, tyke, nipper, minor, kid, small fry, child

  2. Fry, Christopher Frynoun

    English dramatist noted for his comic verse dramas (born 1907)

    nestling, tiddler, youngster, tike, shaver, tyke, nipper, minor, kid, small fry, child

  3. child, kid, youngster, minor, shaver, nipper, small fry, tiddler, tike, tyke, fry, nestlingverb

    a young person of either sex

    "she writes books for children"; "they're just kids"; "`tiddler' is a British term for youngster"

    chela, kid, nestling, tiddler, pip-squeak, claw, electric razor, nipper, shaver, pincer, kidskin, boor, peasant, barbarian, squirt, churl, tyke, child, minor, tike, small fry, youngster, electric shaver, baby bird, baby

  4. fryverb

    be excessively hot

    "If the children stay out on the beach for another hour, they'll be fried"


  5. fryverb

    cook on a hot surface using fat

    "fry the pancakes"


  6. electrocute, fryverb

    kill by electrocution, as in the electric chair

    "The serial killer was electrocuted"


Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. frynoun

    small fishes, swarm of little fishes, small fry

PPDB, the paraphrase database0.0 / 0 votes

  1. List of paraphrases for "fry":

    alevins, fingerlings, frying, frye, yugoslavia

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  1. Amber Kyzer:

    I was finding out along with you guys and the world what had happened to my children. So in retrospect, the mom in me was like, fry Travis Pressley, fry Travis Pressley, absolutely. But from the beginning, I have maintained -- I'm not a death penalty -- I'm a strong believer in no death penalty.

  2. Jack Keane:

    Frankly, I dont think its much of an issue, because I think that people have bigger fish to fry, ive come to the conclusion that Guam...has got as deep links with the military as it does with the Catholic faith.

  3. Jonathan Green:

    The city recognizes, however, Officer Fry're in a new world.

  4. Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker:

    He's praised them, but he's not speaking out about the fact that this rhetoric out there, and when you've got people say, we have people say 'pigs in a blanket' at a rally, 'fry 'em up like bacon,'.

  5. Mayor Antonio Cando Halili:

    No one is safe – mayors, governors, congressmen – just a false intelligence report by the police can end up with any of them being destroyed, i have a feeling they (police) are going after the small fry to frighten the people.

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