Fritter

What is Fritter ?

Fritter is (noun) a piece of meat, fruit or vegetable dipped in a mixture of flour, egg and milk, and fried I love apple fritters. (verb) to fritter something away to waste time, money, etc., on unimportant things He inherited a fortune from his grandfather but had frittered it all away by the time he was thirty.

 

source: Easier English, Student Dictionary Upper Intermediate Level