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Princeton's WordNet

  1. french fries, french-fried potatoes, fries, chipsnoun

    strips of potato fried in deep fat


  1. friesnoun

    french fries


  1. fries

    Fries refer to long thin pieces of potato that are deep-fried and usually salted, typically served as a snack or side dish. Known as "French fries" in the United States and "chips" in the United Kingdom, they can vary in size and cut, such as shoe-string, crinkle-cut, curly, or waffle fries.


  1. Fries

    Fries is a town in Grayson County, Virginia, United States. The population was 484 as of the 200\10 census. Fries is part of the Blue Ridge area, and shares in that region's old-time musical traditions. The small town is home to the Festival by the New River, held in September at the town park on the banks of the New River, and the Old-Time Fiddlers' and Bluegrass Convention in August, hosted by the local volunteer fire department.

Surnames Frequency by Census Records

  1. FRIES

    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Fries is ranked #4150 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Fries surname appeared 8,540 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 3 would have the surname Fries.

    94% or 8,031 total occurrences were White.
    2.7% or 232 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    1.2% or 108 total occurrences were of two or more races.
    1% or 91 total occurrences were Black.
    0.6% or 57 total occurrences were Asian.
    0.2% or 21 total occurrences were American Indian or Alaskan Native.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of fries in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of fries in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of fries in a Sentence

  1. Linda VanGosen:

    After such a positive customer reaction to Australia's Cheesy Bacon Fries in the Linda VanGosen, they're taking a victory lap.

  2. Rinesha Moore:

    I saw that my food was kinda….it’s usually smoking but it wasn’t smoking this time, it was kinda dry so I said can I get some fresh fries.

  3. John Cleese:

    If life were fair, Dan Quayle would be making a living asking 'Do you want fries with that'

  4. Ronn Pearson:

    I mean, 50-pound bags of potatoes come in the back, and fries go to the front of the house made from two things: potatoes and salt, mcDonald’s has 28 ingredients in their fries.

  5. John Cywinski:

    Applebee's was not really part of that consideration set, if you didn't have 1.5 hours to dine-in and you were on the go... you're probably thinking about McDonald's, Wendy's and Burger King, and maybe a burger, fries and a Pepsi through a drive-thru window.

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    long and thin and often limp
    A tantamount
    B pecuniary
    C lank
    D flabby

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