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farfalle Syllabification: far·fal·le
Pronunciation: /färˈfälā/ /-ˈfalē/

Definition of farfalle in English:


Small pieces of pasta shaped like bows or butterflies' wings.
Example sentences
  • I'm also looking at shrimp scampi over angel hair pasta and farfalle with turkey sausage & peas.
  • The four-page menu shouted mixed messages from the front window: farfalle de marinara, churrasco Argentina, mussels white and paella Valenciana.
  • Nutty sweetbreads, bitter greens, gently brash shallots, and velvety chanterelles suffuse farfalle in well-oiled repertory.


Italian, plural of farfalla 'butterfly'.

Words that rhyme with farfalle

Ali, alley, Allie, Ally, bally, dally, dilly-dally, galley, Halley, mallee, Mexicali, pally, Raleigh, rally, reveille, sally, tally, valley
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