home fries

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n home fries sliced pieces of potato fried in a pan until brown and crisp
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Usage

In literature:

Western Union's money was then shipped to a confederate of Fry Guy's in his home town in Indiana.
"Hacker Crackdown" by Bruce Sterling
They did not fry doughnuts and write letters home for the illiterate.
"A Poor Wise Man" by Mary Roberts Rinehart
WHEN WE got home, breakfast for us minor fry was waiting in our mess-room and the family honored us by coming in to eat it with us.
"Personal Recollections of Joan of Arc Volume 1 (of 2)" by Mark Twain
Someway you've got to go home with me and be fried.
"Four Girls and a Compact" by Annie Hamilton Donnell
Whin oi wint home to me pershonal fri'nds at th' Finn Club, Misther Perkins had losht me.
"The Booming of Acre Hill" by John Kendrick Bangs
Or form sausage into small pats, fry brown on both sides and serve with home-made buckwheat cakes.
"Mary at the Farm and Book of Recipes Compiled during Her Visit among the "Pennsylvania Germans"" by Edith M. Thomas
A First Ward man was told by his wife to bring home a quart of oysters on New Year's night, to fry for supper.
"Peck's Compendium of Fun" by George W. Peck
To make a fire and a camp, to boil a kettle and fry a bit of meat are the home works of the Indian.
"The Great Lone Land" by W. F. Butler
Mrs. Fry departed from this "home of mystery and darkness," very unsatisfied and sad.
"Elizabeth Fry" by Mrs. E. R. Pitman
Some days Tom brought home a rabbit or a squirrel for her to fry.
"Abe Lincoln Gets His Chance" by Frances Cavanah
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In poetry:

So send off the young'uns to school afore nine;
And when they and faither come home for to dine,
Don't gi'e 'em cold taters and bacon half-fried,
But a meal as 'ull cheer 'em and warm their inside.
"Bedfordshire Ballad - IV" by E W Bowling

In news:

A BLT with pesto, ribs with home fries and a berry shake are available in the homey settings of Shorty's Grub House in Federal Way.
Hash browns or home fries .
The deck of a. Baltimore County home caught fire Thursday as residents attempted to fry a turkey, the second cooking-related fire reported on Thanksgiving day in Central Maryland.
UConn Home & Garden Education CenterFeature Article - posted Fri. Begonias are among the most widely-grown and diversified group of houseplants.
The recent Trapeze Project features local heavyweights Ben Goldberg and Scott Amendola, and Wilson brings it all back home with her quintet on Fri. Sept 16, at the Red Poppy Art House.
Some women age with remarkable grace, and some, like Sonia, the heroine of Fernanda Coppel's play, mark their 40th birthday by running away from home and toward fried foods.
After I fried our Panasonic home theater receiver, my husband bought a used Harman/Kardon AVR 635 on eBay.
They are delicious, and here's an easy, non-fried version you can make at home thanks to Jennifer at Littlerails.
"People frying at home always seems scary to me," admits Frankel, author of "Jewish Cooking for All Seasons".
The Ladies Auxiliary to Veterans of Foreign Wars Post No 1055 will host a fish fry from 5 to 7 pm Dec 14 at the post home, 6000 New Milford Road in Ravenna.
Brownsville residents Raymond and Vera Fries , the former Vera Lee, celebrated their 73rd wedding anniversary with their children at their home.
Born and raised in Omaha, Melissa Fry is happy that KETV has given her the opportunity to come back home.
Services will be held at 2 pm Wednesday in Lininger-Fries Funeral Home Inc, Mercersburg.
Fry and Prickett Funeral Home, Carthage.
That's right, Jeff's Cuisine in South Norwalk, well-known for its down-home menu of fried oyster po-boys, jerk chicken and Kansas City ribs, is celebrating Oktoberfest .
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