Associations to the word «Macaroni»

Pictures for the word «Macaroni»


MACARONI, noun. (uncountable) A type of pasta in the form of short tubes; sometimes loosely, pasta in general. [from 17th c.]
MACARONI, noun. (pejorative) (now historical) A fop, a dandy; especially a young man in the 18th century who had travelled in Europe and who dressed and often spoke in an ostentatiously affected Continental manner. [from 17th c.]
MACARONI AND CHEESE, noun. (US) Alternative form of macaroni cheese
MACARONI AND GRAVY, noun. A savory dish made from cooked pasta and tomato sauce.
MACARONI CHEESE, noun. A savory dish made from cooked macaroni and cheese sauce.
MACARONI PENGUIN, noun. A species of penguin, Eudyptes chrysolophus, with distinctive yellow and black plumes on the top of their heads.
MACARONI PENGUINS, noun. Plural of macaroni penguin

Dictionary definition

MACARONI, noun. A British dandy in the 18th century who affected Continental mannerisms; "Yankee Doodle stuck a feather in his cap and called it macaroni".
MACARONI, noun. Pasta in the form of slender tubes.

Wise words

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