[ ling-gwee-nee ]
/ lɪŋˈgwi ni /
Save This Word!
noun Italian Cooking.
a type of pasta in long, slender, flat strips.
QUIZ YOURSELF ON THE 12 TYPES OF VERB TENSES!
Loosen up your grammar muscles because it’s time to test your knowledge on verb tenses!
Question 1 of 6
The verb tenses can be split into which 3 primary categories?
Origin of linguine
1945–50; <Italian, plural of linguina, diminutive of lingua tongue; see -ine1
Words nearby linguine
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2021
British Dictionary definitions for linguine
/ (lɪŋˈɡwiːnɪ) /
a kind of pasta in the shape of thin flat strands
Word Origin for linguine
from Italian: small tongues
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012