Definition of Neapolitan ice cream in English:

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Neapolitan ice cream

Pronunciation: /ˈˌnēəˈpälətn/ /ˈˌnēəˈpälədən īs krēm/


Ice cream made in layers of different colors, typically including chocolate, vanilla, and strawberry.
Example sentences
  • Going back to the phone, Nocte made Savvy's choice for her by saying, ‘Three scoops of Neapolitan ice cream, please.’
  • On one chair they dabbed samples of all the various colors of the hail ceiling, but ‘the result looked like a rather unappetising Neapolitan ice cream.’
  • She was dressed in a long cotton skirt in stripes of white, pink, and tan, like a melting scoop of Neapolitan ice cream.

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Syllabification: Ne·a·pol·i·tan ice cream

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