fry fry  /f ˈraɪ/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) English painter and art critic (1866-1934)
  2. (n) English dramatist noted for his comic verse dramas (born 1907)
  3. (n) a young person of either sex
  4. (v) be excessively hot
  5. (v) cook on a hot surface using fat
  6. (v) kill by electrocution, as in the electric chair

Derived Word(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Back in 1932, in the course of a reallocation, the old radio commission assigned stations WWRL, WCNW, and WMBQ, a trio of aerial small fry from Queens and Brooklyn, to the same .
  2. Inspired by an idea of Falcone's from the early 1980s, the pair forged a strategy of rounding up scores of Mafia associates, including the small fry, as a way to chip away at the .
  3. The sound effecters in radio's pioneer days had a terrible time trying to make a "noise like a frying egg.

News

  1. James Fry, fund manager linked to Petters, found guilty on all counts

    James Fry, the last criminal defendant with ties to Tom Petters' $3.5 billion Ponzi scheme, was found guilty Wednesday on 12 counts of fraud.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Pioneer Press

  2. Jury: Petters associate Fry guilty

    James Fry, who helped raise millions for Petters Cos. Inc., was the last criminal defendant tied to $3.65 billion Ponzi scheme.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Minneapolis-St. Paul Star Tribune

  3. Petters' fundraiser Fry guilty on all counts

    James Fry, the last criminal defendant with ties to Tom Petters' $3.5 billion Ponzi scheme, was found guilty Wednesday on 12 counts of fraud.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Pioneer Press

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