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courgette
American English: /kʊrˈʒɛt/
British English: /kʊəˈʒɛt/

noun

countable or uncountable
  • (British English) zucchini
    Example sentences
    • It did look quite appetising - a mountain of rice with fresh vegetables, courgettes, peppers, onions and peas, blended together by a tomato sauce.
    • Otherwise known as bell peppers, capsicum and pimento, sweet peppers are natural partners to Provençal vegetables such as courgettes, aubergine and tomatoes.
    • The sauce can also be served on top of baked potatoes, hot pasta or vegetables such as courgettes or green beans.

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