Help Wordnik hunt for a million missing words by backing our Kickstarter!


from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. Simple past tense and past participle of french.


Sorry, no etymologies found.


  • Many details were quite overlooked that night, which was a fortunate circumstance for Miss Helen Doolittle, and her hard-hit midshipman, who had "frenched" out of Bancroft not only with mamma's knowledge, but with her coöperation.

    Peggy Stewart at School

  • This menu stars pretty "frenched" lamb chops stripping the fat back from the rib bone to create a "lollipop" chop. rss feed

  • Tips For a more elegant presentation, buy your lamb rack frenched, meaning the meat and fat are cut cleanly away from the rib ends. -

  • "frenched" so they're bare, and the rack sliced neatly into pink chops. Most Popular

  • Well, I'm feeling like I know this Mark/not-Mark guy that I just frenched and I'm definitely not — he's grabbing my head between his hands again, goddamn he's got big hands, big, hulking, somewhat calloused hands and this is not what I thought it'd be like — kissing Mark.

    make up

  • How come there's always that 'get ready to get frenched' picture of her ...

    Polls: Ohio Again Tied; Palin Approval Plunges

  • I find that children like frenched lamb chops, as they are easy to pick up and eat.

    Princess Party Cookbook

  • The chefs have to cut individual chops from each rack and make sure that the bone is frenched.

    Jane McGivney: Top Chef: Better Late than Never, Right?

  • Mario Marquez, who supposedly frenched Kelly Tanaka at the roller rink, rides by on his dirt bike and says, “Smell ya later, Poo!”

    Sadie Hawkins Day

  • And, of course, I was also thinking of those MTV Video Music Awards in which Britney, already well on her way to madness, frenched Madonna.



Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.