[frit] /frɪt/


fused or calcined material prepared as part of the batch in glassmaking.
verb (used with object), fritted, fritting.
to fuse (materials) in making frit.

the material used for making the glaze for artificial teeth
verb frits, fritts, fritting, fritted
(transitive) to fuse (materials) in making frit

“material for glass-making,” 1660s, from Italian fritta, fem. past participle of friggere “to fry,” from Latin frigere “to roast, poach, fry” (see fry (v.)).


A male homosexual; flit (1960s+)


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