gnocchi

plural noun gnoc·chi \ ˈnȯ-kē , ˈnyȯ- , ˈnä- \

Definition of gnocchi

:dumplings usually made with potato or semolina and served with sauce

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Origin and Etymology of gnocchi

Italian, plural of gnocco, from Italian dialect (Veneto), probably of Germanic origin; akin to Middle High German knöchel knuckle, knoche bone — more at knuckle


GNOCCHI Defined for English Language Learners

gnocchi

noun

Definition of gnocchi for English Language Learners

  • : small balls of dough made from potatoes or flour that are boiled in water and usually served with a sauce in Italian cooking


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