Florentine

play
adjective Flor·en·tine \ˈflȯr-ən-ˌtēn, ˈflär-, -ˌtīn\

Definition of Florentine

  1. 1a :  of or relating to Florence, Italyb :  machiavellian Florentine politics

  2. 2 :  served or dressed with spinach poached eggs Florentine

  3. 3 :  having a matte brushed finish Florentine gold

Origin and Etymology of florentine

Medieval Latin Florentinus


First Known Use: 1568

Learn More about florentine


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up Florentine? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

WORD OF THE DAY

a frightening dream

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!