noun (plural antipasti /-ˈpästē/)
(In Italian cooking) an appetizer typically consisting of olives, anchovies, cheeses, and meats.
- On Saturday evening there was a banquet with antipasti, sausage, pasta, prosciutto, cheese, salad, dessert, and lots of wine.
- Even before it served its first antipasto, this reservations-free Italian joint had perfected the fundamentals of the BYOB genre.
- We had cocktails in the Eagle first then wine and antipasti in a cosy Italian cucina near Sadlers.
Italian, from anti- 'before' + pasto (from Latin pastus 'food').
Words that rhyme with antipastoimpasto-
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