spaghetti


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spa·ghet·ti

 (spə-gĕt′ē)
n.
1. Pasta in long, often thick strands.
2. Electricity A slender tube of insulating material that covers bare wire.

[Italian, pl. diminutive of spago, cord, from Late Latin spācum, of unknown origin.]

spaghetti

(spəˈɡɛtɪ)
n
(Cookery) pasta in the form of long strings
[C19: from Italian: little cords, from spago a cord]

spa•ghet•ti

(spəˈgɛt i)

n.
1. pasta in the form of long strings, boiled, and usu. served with a sauce.
2. an insulating tubing of small diameter into which bare wire can be slipped.
[1885–90; < Italian, pl. of spaghetto, diminutive of spago thin rope < Late Latin spacus twine]

spaghetti

- Naming pastas for everyday things is an Italian tradition, as in spaghetti, which means "strings."
See also related terms for strings.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.spaghetti - spaghetti served with a tomato sauce
pasta - a dish that contains pasta as its main ingredient
2.spaghetti - pasta in the form of long stringsspaghetti - pasta in the form of long strings  
alimentary paste, pasta - shaped and dried dough made from flour and water and sometimes egg
Translations
سباغيتي: مَعْكَرونِه مُسْتَطيلَهمَكَرُونَةٌ سْبَاجِتِي
špagetyšpageta
spaghetti
spagetti
špageti
spagetti
spagettí
スパゲッティ
스파게티
spageti
spageti
špagetyšpageta
špageti
spaghettispagetti
สปาเก็ตตี้
món spaghetti

spaghetti

[spəˈgetɪ]
A. N (gen) → espaguetis mpl; (thin) → fideos mpl
B. CPD spaghetti junction Nscalextric m
spaghetti western Npelícula f de vaqueros hecha por un director italiano

spaghetti

[spəˈgɛti] nspaghettis mpl, spaghetti mplspaghetti bolognese [ˌbɒləˈneɪz] nspaghettis mpl bolognaisespaghetti western nwestern-spaghetti m

spaghetti

nSpag(h)etti pl; (fig inf: = cabling) → Kabelgewirr nt, → Kabelsalat m (inf)

spaghetti

:
spaghetti bolognaise
nSpag(h)etti plBolognese
spaghetti junction
n (inf)Autobahnknoten(punkt) m
spaghetti western
n (inf)Italowestern m

spaghetti

[spəˈgɛtɪ] nspaghetti mpl

spaghetti

(spəˈgeti) noun
an Italian food consisting of long strands of pasta.

spaghetti

مَكَرُونَةٌ سْبَاجِتِي špagety spaghetti Spaghetti σπαγγέτι espaguetis spagetti spaghetti špageti spaghetti スパゲッティ 스파게티 spaghetti spagetti spaghetti espaguete, esparguete спагетти spaghetti สปาเก็ตตี้ spagetti món spaghetti 意大利面条
References in classic literature ?
He is the man who has chased Bohemia about the town from rathskeller to roof garden and from Hester street to Harlem until you can't find a place in the city where they don't cut their spaghetti with a knife.
Whenever I carve for classic dish spaghetti and meat-balls is one of the top dishes in my list.
The taste of a home-cooked meal, whether it be something as simple as tinola, or something more festive like pata or spaghetti, recalls images of happy days and hearty gatherings.
And now Spaghetti Junction, arguably Britain's craziest motorway intersection has celebrated its 45th anniversary.
For many, a plate of spaghetti means pasta made from some type of wheat--semolina, durum, or lately, 100% whole wheat.
com/national-spaghetti-day-january-4/) National Spaghetti Day .
ROAD closures on Spaghetti Junction and the Aston Expressway have been lifted ahead of schedule.
2 Bring a large saucepan of salted water to the boil, add spaghetti and cook according to packet instructions until al dente.
Today's dish, spaghetti alle vongole, is one that is perfect for the warmer summer months, it's also a stone cold classic, and is definitely in my top five favourite pasta dishes.
1 Boil the spaghetti in salted water according to the packet instructions.
INGREDIENTS 200g wholewheat spaghetti 100g green beans Handful of fresh rocket Balsamic vinegar Extra virgin olive or flaxseed oil Sea salt and freshly ground black pepper For the pesto: 30g fresh basil leaves 30g spinach 2tsp mixed nuts (walnuts and pecans work best) Juice of 1/2 lemon 1 small garlic clove 3tsp extra virgin olive oil 3tsp flaxseed oil Sea salt and freshly ground black pepper METHOD Bring a large saucepan of salted water to the boil and add the spaghetti.