Definition of manicotti in English:

manicotti

noun

  • Pasta in the shape of large tubes.

    • ‘Using a small spoon, stuff the manicotti with the cheese mixture.’
    • ‘Place the filled manicotti noodles in one layer on top of the spaghetti sauce.’
    • ‘Use a teaspoon for ease in filling the manicotti with the chicken mixture.’
    • ‘Place the filled manicotti shells in a row inside the dish.’
    • ‘Large, wide tubes like cannelloni and manicotti are stuffed and baked.’

Origin

Italian, plural of manicotto muff.

Pronunciation:

manicotti

/ˌmanəˈkädē/