Definition of Macaroni in English :

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Macaroni meaning in English

Meaning of Macaroni in English

Pronunciation of Macaroni in English

Macaroni pronunciation in English

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1. macaroni

a British dandy in the 18th century who affected Continental mannerisms

Example Sentences:
'Yankee Doodle stuck a feather in his cap and called it macaroni'

2. macaroni

pasta in the form of slender tubes

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see synonyms of macaroni
noun plural -nis or -nies
pasta tubes made from wheat flour
(in 18th-century Britain) a dandy who affected foreign manners and style

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see synonyms of macaroni
pasta in the form of tubes or in various other shapes, often baked with cheese, ground meat, etc.
2. Word forms: plural ˌmacaˈronies
an English dandy in the 18th cent. who affected foreign mannerisms and fashions

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see synonyms of macaroni
1. pl. macaroni Pasta in any of various hollow shapes, especially short curved tubes.
2. pl. macaroni or mac·a·ro·nies
a. A well-traveled young Englishman of the 1700s and 1800s who affected foreign customs and manners.
b. A fop.

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