to fry in very hot deep fat until crisp
or French fry
A thin strip of potato fried in deep fat: squirted ketchup onto my french fries.
transitive verbfrench-fried, french-fry·ing, french-fries
To fry (potato strips, for example) in deep fat.
- In US English, "french" is usually not capitalised, but in UK English, it is usually capitalized.
- attributive form of french fry, noun.