farina farina  /fə ˈri nə/

Definition(s):

  • (n) fine meal made from cereal grain especially wheat; often used as a cooked cereal or in puddings

Usage(s):

  1. In a blur of calm, purposeful activity, Nevins, who is 8 months pregnant, shoves the dog out into the backyard, changes Ryan's diaper on the family-room rug, heats farina in the .
  2. During the interview, the overtrained Luis muffed some of the questions; but his precocious, farina-fed sister belted out the answers in such clear, bell-like show-biz tones that .
  3. In Rome at least one moppet, seeing Rome's first real snowfall in his lifetime (ten years), begged permission of his parents to go out and play in the farina (flour).

News

  • Without a Final Map, New York Rebuilds on Uncertain Ground

    by Al Shaw With warmer weather arriving, long-shuttered train lines reopening and a revamped boardwalk, people are flocking back to the beachfront on the Rockaways in Queens. And they’re not just coming to lie on the sand. They’re here to buy property on the 11-mile-long peninsula ravaged by Superstorm Sandy seven months ago. “All of a sudden, everyone wants to be here,” said Annette Farina, a ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: ProPublica

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