frit

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English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

French fritte, from frit ‎(fried).

Noun[edit]

frit ‎(plural frits)

  1. A fused mixture of materials used to make glass
  2. (archaeology) Similar methods used in the manufacture of ceramic beads and small ornaments. (eastern Mediterranean; bronze and iron age)

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Verb[edit]

frit ‎(third-person singular simple present frits, present participle fritting, simple past and past participle fritted)

  1. To add frit to a glass or ceramic mixture
  2. To prepare by heat (the materials for making glass); to fuse partially.
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Etymology 2[edit]

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Adjective[edit]

frit ‎(comparative more frit, superlative most frit)

  1. (Britain, dialect, Lincolnshire) frightened
    • 1983 April 19, Margaret Thatcher[1]:
      The right hon. gentleman is afraid of an election is he? Oh, if I were going to cut and run I'd have gone after the Falklands. Afraid? Frightened? Frit? Couldn't take it? Couldn't stand it?

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Danish[edit]

Adjective[edit]

frit

  1. neuter singular of fri

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin frictus.

Verb[edit]

frit m ‎(feminine singular frite, masculine plural frits, feminine plural frites)

  1. past participle of frire

Adjective[edit]

frit m ‎(feminine singular frite, masculine plural frits, feminine plural frites)

  1. fried

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Norman[edit]

Norman Wikipedia has an article on:

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Etymology[edit]

From Old French fruit, from Latin fructus.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)

Noun[edit]

frit m ‎(plural frits)

  1. (Jersey, France) fruit

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Old Irish[edit]

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Pronoun[edit]

frit

  1. second-person singular of fri