gelati

[juh-lah-tee]
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Also ge·la·to [juh-lah-toh] /dʒəˈlɑ toʊ/.

Origin of gelati

< Italian, plural of gelato, noun use of past participle of gelare to freeze; see gelatin
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Related Words for gelato

sherbet, sorbet, ice, gelato

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British Dictionary definitions for gelato

gelato

noun
  1. Italian ice-cream

Word Origin for gelato

C20: Italian, literally, frozen
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Word Origin and History for gelato
n.

by 1970, from Italian gelato, literally "frozen," past participle of gelare "to freeze" (see cold (adj.)).

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