There are 2 definitions of frizzle in English:

frizzle1

Syllabification: friz·zle
Pronunciation: /ˈfrizəl
 
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verb

[no object]
1Fry or grill with a sizzling noise: Elsie had the fat frizzling in the frying pan
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  • The potatoes had scarcely started to boil and the sausages were already frizzling and going black.
  • For the vegetarian, there are thatches of frizzled okra, and tender baby eggplants floating in a curry-leaf peanut sauce.
  • While the bacon was frizzling nicely, there was the sound of horses’ hoofs behind us.
1.1 [with object] Fry until crisp, shriveled, or burned: (as adjective frizzled) add diced frizzled salt pork to taste
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  • Second, what do you really want: a plate of crisp, frizzled, streaky rashers or something meatier?
  • In the crowded roasted-meats category, the loin chops of lamb seemed best, despite stiff competition from the sweetbreads and a simple country chicken with frizzled sprigs of thyme under the crackly skin.
  • Our little table devoured a bowl of crispy fried clams (with frizzled bits of parsley and lemon, and a cup of coriander-flavored aïoli for dipping) so quickly we had to order another.

noun

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The sound or act of frying: the frizzle of the pan

Origin

mid 18th century: from fry1, probably influenced by sizzle.

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There are 2 definitions of frizzle in English:

frizzle2

Syllabification: friz·zle
Pronunciation: /
 
ˈfrizəl/

verb

[with object]
Form (hair) into tight curls.
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  • There stood a middle-aged woman, probably in her late thirties, with thick bookworm glasses, frizzled caramel-colored hair, and an outdated dress.
  • She had black frizzled hair and a rather large build.
  • She hadn't thought of Morina as beautiful, with her slightly frizzled, rust-colored hair, large eyes, long nose and high cheekbones.
Synonyms
curl, coil, crimp, crinkle, kink, wave, frizz

noun

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A tight curl in hair.
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  • You can zap frizzles by applying pomade to wet hair.

Origin

mid 16th century: from frizz + -le4.

Derivatives

frizzly

Pronunciation: /ˈfriz(ə)lē/
adjective
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  • The face is adorned with a beard of the same frizzly nature as the hair of the head.
  • It has guys wearing makeup, tights, long frizzly hair, and screaming.
  • Harvard University anthropologist Roland Burrage Dixon, discussing them in 1923, noted they were ‘marked by distinctly short stature, dark skin, curly or even frizzly hair, broad noses and thick lips.’

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