lidia

[lid-ee-uh; Spanish lee-th yah]
noun, plural li·dias [lid-ee-uh z; Spanish lee-th yahs] /ˈlɪd i əz; Spanish ˈli ðyɑs/.
  1. (in bullfighting) one section of a corrida, comprising the action that takes place from the entrance of the bull to the time it is killed and dragged from the arena by mules.

Origin of lidia

1890–95; < Spanish: bullfight
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Contemporary Examples of lidia

  • Italian-American Lasagna by Lidia Bastianich A dense meat sauce makes this lasagna the poster child for hearty lasagnas.

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    February 24, 2010

  • Lidia Bastianich Lidia Bastianich is a cookbook author, restaurateur, and one of the best-loved chefs on television.

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    Lidia Bastianich

    July 14, 2009

  • She is the chef/owner of New York restaurants Felidia, Becco, Esca, and Del Posto, and Lidia's in Kansas City and Pittsburgh.

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    July 14, 2009

Historical Examples of lidia