Frit

[f_ɹ_ˈɪ_t], [fɹˈɪt], [fɹˈɪt]

Definitions of Frit:

  1.   To expose to a dull red heat for the purpose of expelling moisture and carbonic acid, as materials for making glass: to fuse partially. – The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  2.   The material of which glass is made after it has been calcined, or baked in a furnace, but before fusion. – Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  3.   In the manufacture of glass, the matter of which glass is made after it has been calcined or baked in a furnace. It consists of silex and metallic alkali, occasionally with other ingredients. – The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  4.   To expose to dull red heat for the purpose of expelling moisture, & c, from materials for glass. – Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  5.   An insect destructive to barley. – Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.

Usage examples for Frit:

  1. Guess I don't think I did, fur the ship rolled as I fired, an' the bullet must hev gone over his woolly head, an' he let go from sheer frit – The Island Treasure by John Conroy Hutcheson
  2. Hazel felt that they were none of them any good; they none of them knew what it was like to be frit – Gone to Earth by Mary Webb
  3. Don't ye kinder think ye frit me, bo! ” – The Island Treasure by John Conroy Hutcheson
  4. “ Wer ye ez frit ez I wer jest now? ” – The Island Treasure by John Conroy Hutcheson
  5. Only Mr. Reddin came and frit the birds and made the water muddy. ” – Gone to Earth by Mary Webb
  6. Pore mother was frit to death o' he. ” – The Keeper of the Door by Ethel M. Dell
  7. John was that frit sir, John 'ad a fit, sir- Went a'most mad, sir. ” – Mr-Punch-s-After-Dinner-Stories by Hammerton, John Alexander, Sir

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