Share this entry

Share this page

chicken-fried steak

Syllabification: chick·en-fried steak

Definition of chicken-fried steak in English:

noun

US
A thin piece of beef that is lightly battered and fried until crisp.
Example sentences
  • One dish that warrants a drive from Houston is the chicken-fried steak.
  • After all, my condescension was based almost solely on those childhood experiences in Oklahoma, a state much better known for chicken-fried steak than for Peking duck.
  • The menu offers such eclectic fare as Greek salad, New Mexico meatloaf special, and chicken-fried steak.

Definition of chicken-fried steak in:

Share this entry

Share this page

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day ingratiate
Pronunciation: ɪnˈɡreɪʃɪeɪt
verb
bring oneself into favour with someone through flattery…