Meaning of fritz

fritz

Pronunciation: (frits), [key]
— Informal. Informal.
—n.
  1. not in working order: Our TV went on the fritz last night.
—v.i.
  1. to become inoperable.

Fritz

Pronunciation: (frits), [key]
— n.
  1. . a German, esp. a German soldier.
  2. a male given name.
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