zoodle

noun
zoo·​dle | \ ˈzü-dᵊl How to pronounce zoodle (audio) \
plural zoodles

Definition of zoodle

: a long, thin strip of zucchini that resembles a string or narrow ribbon of pasta But zoodles need not be maligned by those who aren't necessarily on a particular diet or by the most ardent pasta purists, because when properly prepared, zoodles can be totally delicious.— Daisy Nichols

First Known Use of zoodle

1991, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for zoodle

z(ucchini) + (n)oodle entry 2

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Cite this Entry

“Zoodle.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/zoodle. Accessed 8 December 2019.

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