Frizzle Definition

frĭzəl
frizzled, frizzles, frizzling
verb
frizzled, frizzles, frizzling
To make or cause to make a sputtering, hissing noise, as in frying; sizzle.
Webster's New World
To fry (something) until crisp and curled.
Frizzled the bacon.
American Heritage
To form into small, tight curls; frizz; crimp.
Webster's New World
To become or make crisp by broiling or frying thoroughly.
Webster's New World
To scorch or sear with heat.
American Heritage
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noun
frizzles
A small, tight curl.
Webster's New World

Origin of Frizzle

  • From frizz +‎ -le. Cognate with Old Frisian frisle, fresle (“head of the hair, lock of hair”). More at frizz.

    From Wiktionary

  • Possibly blend of fry sizzle

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • Origin unknown

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

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