Definition of spaghetti squash in US English:

spaghetti squash


North American
  • An edible squash of a variety with slightly stringy flesh which when cooked has a texture and appearance like that of spaghetti.

    • ‘Top steamed spaghetti squash with tomato sauce and Parmesan.’
    • ‘For the spaghetti squash: In a bowl, combine the squash, ginger, basil, carrot, and grapeseed oil.’
    • ‘The first spaghetti squash I ever cooked was given to me years ago by a friend with a farming father.’
    • ‘For spaghetti squash: the larger the vegetable, the thicker the strands and the more flavorful the taste.’