Definition of "macaroni" [mac•a•ro•ni]
- (noun) Pasta in any of various hollow shapes, especially short curved tubes.
- (noun) A well-traveled young Englishman of the 18th and 19th centuries who affected foreign customs and manners.
- (noun) A fop.
- (noun) pasta tubes made from wheat flour
- (noun) (in 18th-century Britain) a dandy who affected foreign manners and style
Use "macaroni" in a sentence
- "The Italian term macaroni first appeared in the 13th century and was applied to various shapes, from flat to lumpy."
- "This creamy four-cheese macaroni is comfort food to some dieters."
- "What it does mean is building in features that make a home safe and accessible for someone in a wheelchair, someone who has arthritis or trouble with steps, or even someone who is short and shouldn't be balancing on a stool to retrieve hot macaroni from a microwave (a grandchild, for example)."