Margherita pizza



noun

a type of pizza made with tomato, sliced mozzarella, basil, and extra virgin olive oil
Examples

This most basic pizza, known as Pizza Margherita in Italy, proves the old adage that less is more.
Word Origin

1956; for Margherita di Savoia, a queen of Italy
Usage Note

cooking

Tagged:

Read Also:

  • Margie

    [mahr-jee] /ˈmɑr dʒi/ noun 1. a female given name, form of .

  • Margin

    [mahr-jin] /ˈmɑr dʒɪn/ noun 1. the space around the printed or written matter on a page. 2. an amount allowed or available beyond what is actually necessary: to allow a margin for error. 3. a limit in condition, capacity, etc., beyond or below which something ceases to exist, be desirable, or be possible: the margin […]



  • Margin-account

    noun 1. an account opened by a customer with a brokerage house in which listed securities can be purchased on margin.

  • Marginal

    [mahr-juh-nl] /ˈmɑr dʒə nl/ adjective 1. pertaining to a margin. 2. situated on the border or edge. 3. at the outer or lower limits; minimal for requirements; almost insufficient: marginal subsistence; marginal ability. 4. written or printed in the margin of a page: a marginal note. 5. Sociology. marked by contact with disparate cultures, and […]



Disclaimer: Margherita pizza definition / meaning should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional. All content on this website is for informational purposes only.