a tubular pasta in short pieces, similar to rigatoni, often baked in a tomato sauce.
type of tubular pasta, plural of zita (1845), from Italian.
a pimple; skin blemish. Contemporary Examples The Teen Choice Awards are like other awards shows—self-aggrandizing speeches, silly performances—but shorter and with zits. 9 Most Outrageous Moments from the Teen Choice Awards The Daily Beast Video August 10, 2009 Everyone was ugly, full of embarrassing hair, zits, glasses. Wheels Is Dead: Remembering a Canadian Childhood Glynnis […]
a tubular pasta in short pieces, similar to rigatoni, often baked in a tomato sauce. Historical Examples Here an interesting pause took place; at length a lady named zitti, zitti. Franz Liszt James Huneker My preachment will bore you, but you will (if you read it) detect an ensemble; but, for goodness’ sake, zitti! The […]
adjective having or tending to have pimples Word Origin 1991
a legendary Sumerian king who built a boat in which to escape the Deluge.