Fry may refer to the following:



*Fry Canyon, Utah
*Fry's Island, in the River Thames
*Federal Republic of Yugoslavia (when F.R.Y. is capitalized)

In cooking

*Frying, a method of cooking in a pan or pot which may involve immersion in a fat
**Pan frying, frying food in a flat pan
***Frying pan, the pan used for this method of cooking
**Stir frying, frying food in a wok and stirring it while it cooks
**Deep-frying, frying food by immersing it in hot oil

*French fries, potatoes cut into batons and deep-fried, or other foods cooked by frying
**Fry sauce, a condiment for use with French fries
**Fry Kids, fictional characters that represent French fries in McDonalds' advertising
**Frylock, a fictional character from Aqua Teen Hunger Force consisiting of a box of French fries

*Meals or activities in which fried food is served:
**Fish fry, especially in the Southern United States
**Fry-up, chiefly in the United Kingdom
**Ulster fry, in Ulster, Ireland

In entertainment

*Fry and Laurie, the comedy act of Stephen Fry and Hugh Laurie
**"A Bit of Fry and Laurie", the television show featuring this act
*"Fry Street" (album), an album by Five Times August
*Fry Street Fair, an event in Texas, United States
*"Frying the Fat", a compilation album released by Grand Central Records
*Philip J. Fry, protagonist of animated series "Futurama"
*Fry (Band), Rock and Blues band from Swindon, England

Organizations and businesses

*Fry an Spyrys, a group in Cornwall, England, UK calling for the disestablishment of the Church of England
*Fry Art Gallery, in Essex, England
*Fry's Electronics, a chain of electronics stores located primarily in the western United States
** Open, the golf tournament currently sponsored by Fry's Electronics
*Fry's Food and Drug, a supermarket chain in Arizona, United States, owned by the Kroger Company
*J. S. Fry & Sons, a former chocolate manufacturer, now a part of Cadbury Schweppes
**Fry's Chocolate Cream and Fry's Turkish Delight, products first introduced by this company

Other uses

*Fry Readability Formula, a readability metric for English-language texts
*West Frisian language, the ISO 639-2 and ISO 639-3 language codes for which are "FRY"
*Fry, recently-hatched fish which have absorbed their yolk sacs and can hunt and consume live food
*"Frying" is used to describe a psychedelic experience in American slang.

ee also

* Fray (disambiguation)
* Frey (disambiguation)
* Fried
* Frye (disambiguation)

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