Definition of pizza in English:

pizza

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Pronunciation: /ˈpiːtsə
 
, ˈpɪtsə/

noun

A dish of Italian origin, consisting of a flat round base of dough baked with a topping of tomatoes and cheese, typically with added meat, fish, or vegetables: a cheese and tomato pizza [mass noun]: a slice of pizza [as modifier]: a pizza restaurant
More example sentences
  • Strew the mozzarella and tomatoes over the pizzas, then add the pancetta, ruffling it up a bit.
  • It is naturally, an Italian restaurant, and pizzas play an important role on its menu.
  • It would be very sad if all French cooks could manage was pizzas, steaks and burgers.

Origin

Italian, literally 'pie'.

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