[bee-skawt-taw; English bih-skot-oh]

noun, plural bis·cot·ti [bee-skawt-tee; English bih-skot-ee] /biˈskɔt ti; English bɪˈskɒt i/. Italian.

a cookie or cracker.

Nearby words

  1. biscay,
  2. biscay green,
  3. biscay, bay of,
  4. biscayne bay,
  5. biscotti,
  6. biscuit,
  7. biscuit bread,
  8. biscuit tortoni,
  9. biscuit ware,
  10. biscuit-fired Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for biscotti

Word Origin and History for biscotti



1990s, from Italian biscotti, plural of biscotto, from Old Italian biscotto, from Medieval Latin biscoctum (see biscuit).

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