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spag bol

Syllabification: spag bol
Pronunciation: /ˌspaɡ ˈbäl
 
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Definition of spag bol in English:

abbreviation

informal , chiefly British
Spaghetti bolognese.
Example sentences
  • A crisp ten pound note gets you two meals from a selection of lasagne, spag bol, chicken tikka massala, bangers and mash, veggie burger, and a bottle of the wine of the month.
  • My spag bol was served ‘ready mixed’ with the spaghetti well-tossed in the orangey-red sauce.
  • It is time to go beyond spag bol to make the most of spaghetti's shape, smooth texture and innate sauce-absorbing quality.

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