manicotti

noun
man·​i·​cot·​ti | \ ˌma-nə-ˈkä-tē How to pronounce manicotti (audio) \
plural manicotti

Definition of manicotti

: tubular pasta shells that may be stuffed with ricotta or a meat mixture also : a dish of stuffed manicotti usually with tomato sauce

Examples of manicotti in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Dine-in dinners include choice of side (one piece manicotti, fries, vegetables or pizza) slaw, roll and butter, dessert and beverage. Marc Bona, cleveland, 18 Mar. 2022 Dine-in dinners include choice of side (one piece manicotti, fries, vegetables or pizza) slaw, roll and butter, dessert and beverage. Marc Bona, cleveland, 18 Mar. 2022 Dine-in dinners include choice of side (one piece manicotti, fries, vegetables or pizza) slaw, roll and butter, dessert and beverage. Marc Bona, cleveland, 18 Mar. 2022 Dine-in dinners include choice of side (one piece manicotti, fries, vegetables or pizza) slaw, roll and butter, dessert and beverage. Marc Bona, cleveland, 18 Mar. 2022 Take-out dinners include choice of side (one piece manicotti, fries, vegetables or pizza) slaw, roll and butter, and dessert (no beverage, price less $1). Marc Bona, cleveland, 18 Mar. 2022 Dine-in dinners include choice of side (one piece manicotti, fries, vegetables or pizza) slaw, roll and butter, dessert and beverage. cleveland, 2 Mar. 2022 Carla Squatrito bought a pasta machine and equipment from a bankrupt sausage maker and opened a store in Manchester in 1978, selling manicotti, ravioli and other pastas. Jesse Leavenworth, courant.com, 23 Apr. 2021 Get creative and roast the legs in a tomato sauce or bone the meat and use the pieces to stuff manicotti. Brad Fenson, Outdoor Life, 2 Apr. 2020 See More

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First Known Use of manicotti

1940, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for manicotti

Italian, plural of manicotto muff, from manica sleeve, from Latin, from manus hand

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Last Updated

29 Jul 2022

Cite this Entry

“Manicotti.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/manicotti. Accessed 18 Aug. 2022.

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