apple fritter

noun
fritter containing sliced apple
Hypernyms: ↑fritter

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • fritter — 1. v.tr. 1 (usu. foll. by away) waste (money, time, energy, etc.) triflingly, indiscriminately, or on divided aims. 2 archaic subdivide. Etymology: obs. n. fritter(s) fragments = obs. fitters (n.pl.), perh. rel. to MHG vetze rag 2. n. a piece of… …   Useful english dictionary

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  • fritter — frit|ter1 [ˈfrıtə US ər] fritter away [fritter sth<=>away] phr v to waste time, money, or effort on something small or unimportant fritter something<=>away on ▪ He frittered away a fortune on fast cars and gambling. fritter 2 fritter2 …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • fritter — I UK [ˈfrɪtə(r)] / US [ˈfrɪtər] noun [countable] Word forms fritter : singular fritter plural fritters a food made by covering a piece of food in batter and cooking it in hot fat apple fritters II UK [ˈfrɪtə(r)] / US [ˈfrɪtər] verb Word forms… …   English dictionary

  • fritter — 1 noun (C) a thin piece of fruit, vegetable, or meat covered with a mixture of eggs and flour and cooked in hot fat : apple/corn/banana fritter (=made of apple, corn etc) 2 fritter sth away phrasal verb (T) to waste time, money, or effort on… …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • fritter — frit|ter1 [ frıtər ] noun count a food made by covering a piece of food in BATTER and cooking it in hot fat: apple fritters fritter frit|ter 2 [ frıtər ] verb ,fritter a way phrasal verb transitive to waste time or money on things that are not… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

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