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linguine or linguini (lɪŋˈɡwiːnɪ )



  1. a kind of pasta in the shape of thin flat strands

Word Origin

from Italian: small tongues

Example Sentences Including 'linguine'

But I ate the last of my linguine and played with my fork reflectively while Marcus waited for me to give him a real answer.
Stuart Harrison BETTER THAN THIS (2002)
We were talking it over one night over beers and clam linguine at a place in the old cannery across the road from Fisherman's Wharf.
Stuart Harrison BETTER THAN THIS (2002)


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