Definition of spumoni in English:


Line breaks: spu|moni
Pronunciation: /spuːˈməʊni
(also spumone)


[mass noun] North American
  • A kind of ice-cream dessert with different colours and flavours in layers.
    More example sentences
    • The company's signature dessert is spumoni, a premium gelato designed to be sliced, rather than scooped, so that every serving contains each flavor, along with the appropriate amount of fruit, nuts and whipped cream.
    • At an Italian restaurant one night, he orders spumoni for dessert.
    • You'll find much more than just cannoli and spumoni coming out of Fabrizio Collica's pastry kitchen.


from Italian spumone, from spuma 'foam'.

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