lasagne


Also found in: Thesaurus, Acronyms, Wikipedia.

la·sa·gna

 (lə-zän′yə)
n.
1. also la·sa·gne (lə-zän′yə) Pasta in flat, very wide strips.
2. A dish made by baking such pasta with layers of sauce and fillings such as cheese or meat.

[Italian, a flat, wide piece of pasta, possibly from Vulgar Latin *lasania, dish cooked in a vessel like a chamber pot, noodle dish (perhaps influenced by Latin laganum, thin flat sheet of dough), from Latin lasanum, chamber pot, from Greek lasanon, tripod, chamber pot, of unknown origin.]

lasagne

(ləˈzænjə; -ˈsæn-) or

lasagna

n
1. (Cookery) a form of pasta consisting of wide flat sheets
2. (Cookery) any of several dishes made from layers of lasagne and meat, cheese, etc
[from Italian lasagna, from Latin lasanum cooking pot]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.lasagne - baked dish of layers of lasagna pasta with sauce and cheese and meat or vegetableslasagne - baked dish of layers of lasagna pasta with sauce and cheese and meat or vegetables
pasta - a dish that contains pasta as its main ingredient
2.lasagne - very wide flat strips of pasta
alimentary paste, pasta - shaped and dried dough made from flour and water and sometimes egg
Translations

lasagne

[ləˈsænjə ləˈzænjə] nlasagne f

lasagne

, lasagna
nLasagne pl

lasagne

[ləˈzænja] nlasagne fpl
References in periodicals archive ?
Sparingly cover the bottom of a casserole dish with the veg, then cover with broken lasagne sheets.
Sales of the lasagne, of which about 10,000 tonnes have been produced by a Swedish supplier, were stopped at their stores in 18 countries across Europe - including Britain - after tests in Belgium found the pig meat.
The packaging should have read there could be traces of beef in your horsemeat lasagne.
The frozen food company has now apologised to customers and said refunds would be offered to anyone who bought the affected lasagne products, which were made by French food supplier Comigel.
But we know that many people have been concerned by the news this week that tests have shown that some of our Findus Beef Lasagne has been found to contain horse meat," he said.
The FSA added: "People who have bought any Findus beef lasagne products are advised not to eat them and return them to the shop they bought them from.
Shoppers who bought the lasagne products, which are made by French food supplier Comigel on behalf of Findus, have been warned not to eat them.
Shoppers who bought the lasagne meals, which are produced by French food supplier Comigel on behalf of Findus, have now been warned not to eat them.
Findus tested 18 of its beef lasagne products which found 11 meals containing 60 per cent to 100 per cent horse meat, the FSA said.
A Tesco spokesman said it took the step as a precaution after Findus beef lasagne was removed from sale.
Drain the lasagne sheets well, and then layer them onto two warmed plates with the courgettes and spinach.
So when the team at the Balance Cafe in the Oasis Centre, Dubai, told us they can make a 'healthy' lasagne we had to find out more.