(mah-ree-NAH-rah) [Italian: sailor’s style] In Italian cooking, a meatless sauce made from tomatoes, garlic, onions, and oregano.

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  • marinara — n. An Italian sauce containing tomatoes, garlic, herbs, and spices. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • marinara — [mä΄rə nä′rə, mär΄ə ner′ə] adj. [< It marinare, to pickle: see MARINATE] 1. designating or of a tomato sauce seasoned with garlic and spices and served with pasta, seafood, etc. 2. served with marinara sauce …   English World dictionary

  • marinara — adjective Etymology: Italian (alla) marinara, literally, in sailor style Date: 1948 made with tomatoes, onions, garlic, and spices < marinara sauce >; also served with marinara sauce < spaghetti marinara > …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • marinara — /mahr euh nahr euh, mar euh nar euh/, n. 1. Italian Cookery. a highly seasoned sauce of tomatoes, garlic, and spices. adj. 2. garnished or served with marinara: shrimps marinara. [1945 50; < It (alla) marinara lit., in sailor s style, fem. of… …   Universalium

  • marinara — ma•ri•na•ra [[t]ˌmɑr əˈnɑr ə, ˌmær əˈnær ə[/t]] n. 1) coo a sauce of tomatoes, onions, garlic, and spices 2) coo served with such a sauce: shrimp marinara[/ex] • Etymology: 1945–50; < It (alla) marinara lit., in sailor s style …   From formal English to slang

  • marinara — 1. adjective a) Prepared with tomatoes, or in a tomato sauce. b) Of pasta: In a seafood sauce. Of pizza: With seafood topping. 2. noun A marinara sauce …   Wiktionary

  • marinara — ma·ri·nà·ra s.f. CO 1. abito, spec. da bambini, che ricorda nella foggia e nei colori l uniforme dei marinai 2. cappello di paglia con la tesa rialzata, decorato con un nastro azzurro o blu 3. pizza alla marinara {{line}} {{/line}} DATA: 1952.… …   Dizionario italiano

  • marinara — [ˌmα:rɪ nα:rə, mar ] noun (in Italian cooking) a sauce made from tomatoes, onions, and herbs. Origin from the Ital. phr. alla marinara sailor style …   English new terms dictionary

  • marinara — s. f. FRASEOLOGIA alla marinara, secondo l uso dei marinai, come i marinai …   Sinonimi e Contrari. Terza edizione

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