plural noun Italian Cookery.
Origin of tortellini
Examples from the Web for tortellini
The city and its environs are where lasagna, tortellini, and Bolognese sauce—not to mention bologna—originated.
The food is Italian—risotto, tortellini, salad—in a nod to a mystifying (to me) sequence in the film.
British Dictionary definitions for tortellini
Word Origin for tortellini
Word Origin and History for tortellini
1937, from Italian, plural of tortellino, diminutive of tortello "cake, fritter," itself a diminutive of torta (see torte).