There are 2 translations of fry in Spanish:

fry1

Pronunciation: /fraɪ/

vt (fries, frying, fried)

  • 1.1 (cook) [meat/fish/vegetable/egg] freír*
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    • When all's ready, shallow fry the crumbed pork and slice.
    • Shallow fry the stuffed bread evenly on all sides until golden brown.
    • In the same pan gently fry the onion until it softens.
    1.2 (electrocute) (American English/inglés norteamericano) [slang, dated/argot, anticuado], electrocutar
    More example sentences
    • Bush has passed a fair proportion of his setting new records for the number of felons you can fry in a single year.
    • Inevitably, love wins the day and the bad guys get fried.
    • Don't get me wrong, I think stealing from your shipmates or fellow Marines is one of the worst things you can do and you should fry.

Phrasal verbs

fry up

verb + object + adverb, verb + adverb + object/verbo + complemento + adverbio, verbo + adverbio + complemento

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to relocate …
Cultural fact of the day

In Spain the term castellano, rather than español, refers to the Spanish language as opposed to Catalan, Basque etc. The choice of word has political overtones: castellano has separatist connotations and español is considered centralist. In Latin America castellano is the usual term for Spanish.

There are 2 translations of fry in Spanish:

fry2

n (plural fries)

  • 1 1.1 countable/numerable (cookout) (American English/inglés norteamericano) comida al aire libre
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    • The partying included a barbecue and dance, a fish fry and a night at the casinos in nearby Shreveport.
    • As I left the Extension office, I told her I'd see her at the fish fry.
    • In other parts of the country, it might be a fish fry or a crab or oyster boil.
    1.2
    (fries plural, (French fries))
    papas or (Spain/España) patatas fritas, papas (feminine plural) a la francesa (Colombia, Mexico/Colombia, México)
    1.3 uncountable or countable/no numerable o numerable (fried dish)plato frito
  • 2 uncountable/no numerable 2.1 (+ plural verb/+ verbo en plural) [Zoology/Zoología] alevines (mpl), majuga (f) (Uruguay) 2.2 (people) don't bother with the small fry, go to the top no pierdas tiempo con los indios, vete derecho al jefe they're not interested in small fry like us no les interesa la gente de poca monta como nosotros the police are looking for bigger fry son peces más gordos los que busca la policía
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    • I focused next on a little fish fry hiding on a bubble coral.
    • Our habitat zones will help provide food for salmon fry and shelter for adults.
    • In the weeks ahead, salmon fry wriggling from beneath the gravel shall surely excite hungry populations of local cutthroat.

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Word of the day reubicar
vt
to relocate …
Cultural fact of the day

In Spain the term castellano, rather than español, refers to the Spanish language as opposed to Catalan, Basque etc. The choice of word has political overtones: castellano has separatist connotations and español is considered centralist. In Latin America castellano is the usual term for Spanish.