Definition of pizza
: a dish made typically of flattened bread dough spread with a savory mixture usually including tomatoes and cheese and often other toppings and baked —called also pizza pie
pizzalikeplay \ˈpēt-sə-ˌlīk\ adjective
Examples of pizza in a Sentence
We ordered a pizza for supper.
I ordered pizza for supper.
a slice of pepperoni pizza
Recent Examples of pizza from the Web
Noodles & Co. and Pie Five, which sells personalized pizzas, are closing locations.
Under the direction of 4-year master pizzaiolo Alessio Poli, the stores now serve up to 13 varieties of pizza every day, including a few gluten-free, vegetarian and vegan options.
A Tennessee teen’s love for pizza has delivered acceptance at Yale University to her door.
In addition to the libations that are available, food vendors will offer fare that includes pizza, pierogi, and chili, according to Smrecansky.
Eat your heart out, Ivy League, because Carolina Williams will be eating her pizza on the Plains.
Crimson Totti jerseys were everywhere on the afternoon of the game, as fans sidestepped pizza crusts and broken beer bottles to make pilgrimages to a 2001-vintage mural of the player pointing to the sky.
Train lovers unite as Free First Saturdays offer a day of fun at the museum with no entrance fee and plenty of choo-choos to explore, plus a pizza food truck.
A Muslim man who says Little Caesars served him a pizza with pepperoni made with pork has filed a lawsuit seeking $100 million.
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PIZZA Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of pizza for English Language Learners
: a food made from flat, usually round bread that is topped with usually tomato sauce and cheese and often with meat or vegetables
PIZZA Defined for Kids
Definition of pizza for Students
: a dish made of flattened bread dough topped usually with tomato sauce and cheese and often meat and vegetables and baked
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