marinara

US:USA pronunciation: respellingUSA pronunciation: respelling(mär′ə närə, mar′ə narə)


WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2020
ma•ri•na•ra  (mär′ə närə, mar′ə narə),USA pronunciation n. 
  1. Food[Italian Cookery.]a highly seasoned sauce of tomatoes, garlic, and spices.

adj. 
  1. Foodgarnished or served with marinara:shrimps marinara.
  • Latin -ārius -ary
  • Italian (alla) marinara literally, in sailor's style, feminine of marinaro seafaring (adjective, adjectival), sailor (noun, nominal) (dialect, dialectal, for Tuscan marinaio), equivalent. to marin(a) sea, noun, nominal use of feminine of marino marine + -aro
  • 1945–50

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