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cannelloni

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noun plural but singular or plural in construction can·nel·lo·ni \ˌka-nə-ˈlō-nē\

Simple Definition of cannelloni

  • : tubes of pasta that are filled with meat, fish, cheese, or vegetables and baked in a sauce

Full Definition of cannelloni

  1. :  boiled tube-shaped or rolled pasta filled with a meat, fish, cheese, or vegetable mixture and baked in a sauce

Origin of cannelloni

Italian, plural of cannellone, augmentative of cannello segment of cane stalk, from canna


First Known Use: 1892


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