Definition of rosticceria in English:

rosticceria

Line breaks: ros|tic¦ce¦ria
Pronunciation: /rɒstɪtʃəˈriːə
 
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noun

  • (Chiefly in Italy) a shop or informal restaurant specializing in roasted meat: tempting smells of roasting chicken, duck, and rabbit drift into the street from the rosticceria
    More example sentences
    • Ah, the rosticceria, yet another great reason for living in Italy.
    • You'll come across the rosticceria at the 1st corner on your right.
    • I decided to go with the roast chicken since it IS a rosticceria.

Origin

Italian, probably from rost- (from arrostire 'to roast') and -icceria (in pasticceria) on the pattern of rotisserie.

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