fettuccine fettuccine  /ˌfɛ tə ˈtʃi ni/


  • (n) pasta in flat strips wider than linguine


  1. Thanks to a ruling issued this month by the European Community's Court of Justice, Italy's lasagna may go limp and its fettuccine flaccid.
  2. The count, on realizing that he is doomed to eat his offspring or starve, wears the peevish look of one who would have preferred fettuccine.
  3. Nutrition activists attack everything from milk to fettuccine Alfredo.


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