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ruote Syllabification: ru·o·te
Pronunciation: /ro͞oˈōdē/

Definition of ruote in English:


Pasta that resembles small wheels with five spokes radiating from a hub.
Example sentences
  • It's silly of me to call this baked cavatelli since I actually used ruote.


Italian, literally 'wheels'.

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