Frit

Definitions:

An insect destructive to barley.
- Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914. (noun) (n.) (noun)
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. (noun) (n.) (noun)
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. (verb) (v.) (verb)
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. (verb) (v. t.) (verb transitive)
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. (noun) (n.) (noun)

Usage examples:

Only Mr. Reddin came and frit the birds and made the water muddy.
- Gone to Earth by Mary Webb
Pore mother was frit to death o' he.
- The Keeper of the Door by Ethel M. Dell
Don't ye kinder think ye frit me, bo!
- The Island Treasure by John Conroy Hutcheson