from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- transitive v. To cut (green beans, for example) into thin strips before cooking.
- transitive v. To trim fat or bone from (a chop, for example).
- transitive v. Slang To give a French kiss to.
- transitive v. Vulgar Slang To perform oral sex on.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- v. To prepare food by cutting it into strips.
- v. To kiss (another person) while inserting one’s tongue into the other person's mouth.
- v. To kiss in this manner.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Of or pertaining to France or its inhabitants.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Pertaining to France, a country of western Europe, or to its inhabitants. Often abbreviated Fr.
- Foreign; from a distant or foreign land; hence, strange; uncommon; rare.
- a variety of grenadine used for ladies' dresses and very durable.
- Baldness produced by what was called the French disease (morbus Gallicus). Hence used with equivocation.
- n. The language spoken by the people of France.
- n. Collectively, the people of France.
- To prepare according to the French mode.
- To dress, as a chop, by partly freeing the bones.
- In metallurgy, to carry out the last step in the refining of metallic antimony, by which ‘bowl metal’ is converted into ‘star metal.’
- [lowercase] In botany, to appear distorted and unnatural, owing to some abnormal condition of the plant. See frenching.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. of or pertaining to France or the people of France
- n. the people of France
- n. the Romance language spoken in France and in countries colonized by France
- v. cut (e.g, beans) lengthwise in preparation for cooking
- n. United States sculptor who created the seated marble figure of Abraham Lincoln in the Lincoln Memorial in Washington D.C. (1850-1931)
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In less tangible measurements ... my french is abysmally non-existent and I was very glad we had nadine with us when some officious border guards stopped us near Geneva and wanted to know exactly who we were and what we were doing there.
I wish there are a few sentences (in french) using the word of the day.
As an unrelated question: doesn't Crapo mean frog in french?
I know a few people who teach in french public school.
Sure, that loaf of french bread could become garlic bread or fancy spiced croutons or some other culinary delight ... but sometimes I want plain french bread, or a cherry popsicle or plain yellow cake.
The fluffy cupcakes are flavored with vanilla and cinnamon, and are then topped with a maple buttercream frosting to encompass the full array of flavors in french toast.
You write very well, and even though I can't respond to you in french, I could understand what you wrote, so I will enjoy improving my French while also reading about your part of the world.