Fried vs Nine - What's the difference?
As a noun fried
is see in fried und freud.
As a verb nine is
Cooked by frying.
(specifically, of an egg) Being fried with the yolk unbroken.
(colloquial, of computer equipment) Broken as a result of excessive heat or an electrical surge.
- He always ate his eggs fried , never scrambled.
(slang) stoned; under the influence of drugs
- It looks like your motherboard is fried .
- ''Man, I got totally fried on weed at Chad's party.'
(cardinal) A numerical value equal to ; the number occurring after eight and before ten.
Describing a set or group with nine components.
- A cat has nine lives.
The digit or figure .
(card games) A playing card with nine pips.
(weaponry) A nine-millimeter semi-automatic pistol.
(computing, engineering, usually in plural) A statistical unit of proportion (of reliability, purity, etc.).
(label) A baseball club, a baseball team (composed of nine players).
* 1877, Chicago Times, July 8, 1877:
- They guaranteed that our Web site would have 99.99% uptime, or four nines .
[Peter Morris, ]
A Game of Inches: The Stories Behind the Innovations That Shaped Baseball,
15.1.3 Rain Checks,
*:The St. Louis club is the only nine in the league which gives its patrons the right to see a full game or no pay.
* (Roman numerals): (l)
* Previous : eight ()
* Next : ten ()
* cloud nine
* dressed to the nines
* on cloud nine
* the whole nine yards