rapini

noun
ra·​pi·​ni | \ ra-ˈpē-nē How to pronounce rapini (audio) \
variants: or less commonly rappini

Definition of rapini

Examples of rapini in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The prettiest pasta is beef-stuffed tortelli, dappled with an emulsion of smoked mozzarella and set on a grass-green puree of rapini. Washington Post, 1 Oct. 2021 Paired with nicely bitter rapini, the spreadable cured salami lends a delightful air of feisty unpredictability to quiche. Sharyn Jackson, Star Tribune, 9 July 2021 Paired with nicely bitter rapini, the spreadable cured salami lends a delightful air of feisty unpredictability to quiche. Sharyn Jackson, Star Tribune, 9 July 2021 Paired with nicely bitter rapini, the spreadable cured salami lends a delightful air of feisty unpredictability to quiche. Sharyn Jackson, Star Tribune, 9 July 2021 Paired with nicely bitter rapini, the spreadable cured salami lends a delightful air of feisty unpredictability to quiche. Sharyn Jackson, Star Tribune, 9 July 2021 Paired with nicely bitter rapini, the spreadable cured salami lends a delightful air of feisty unpredictability to quiche. Sharyn Jackson, Star Tribune, 9 July 2021 Paired with nicely bitter rapini, the spreadable cured salami lends a delightful air of feisty unpredictability to quiche. Sharyn Jackson, Star Tribune, 9 July 2021 Paired with nicely bitter rapini, the spreadable cured salami lends a delightful air of feisty unpredictability to quiche. Sharyn Jackson, Star Tribune, 9 July 2021

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First Known Use of rapini

1934, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for rapini

Italian rapini, plural of rapino, diminutive of rapo turnip, from Latin rapum — more at rape entry 3

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“Rapini.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/rapini. Accessed 16 Jan. 2022.

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