ziti

play
noun zi·ti \ˈzē-tē\

Definition of ziti

plural

ziti

  1. :  medium-sized tubular pasta

Origin and Etymology of ziti

Italian, plural of zito, alteration of zita piece of tubular pasta, probably short for maccheroni di zita, literally, bride's macaroni


First Known Use: circa 1845


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up ziti? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

to search out and expose misconduct

Get Word of the Day daily email!