fra diavolo

adjective, often capitalized F&D
fra di·​av·​o·​lo | \ ¦frädēˈävəlō, -vōlō, -dī-\

Definition of fra diavolo

: prepared with tomato sauce usually seasoned with garlic, oregano, and hot red pepper lobster fra diavolo

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History and Etymology for fra diavolo

Italian Fra Diavolo Brother Devil, nickname of Michele Pezza †1806 Italian bandit

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