Definition of frizzle verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

frizzle

 verb
verb
BrE BrE//ˈfrɪzl//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈfrɪzl//
 
Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they frizzle
BrE BrE//ˈfrɪzl//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈfrɪzl//
 
he / she / it frizzles
BrE BrE//ˈfrɪzlz//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈfrɪzlz//
 
past simple frizzled
BrE BrE//ˈfrɪzld//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈfrɪzld//
 
past participle frizzled
BrE BrE//ˈfrɪzld//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈfrɪzld//
 
-ing form frizzling
BrE BrE//ˈfrɪzlɪŋ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈfrɪzlɪŋ//
 
 
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frizzle something to heat something until it forms curls or until it burns frizzled hair frizzled bacon Word Origin mid 18th cent.: from fry (verb), probably influenced by sizzle.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: frizzle