pizza

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English[edit]

A pizza.

Alternative forms[edit]

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  • pitza (South African English)

Etymology[edit]

[1935] Borrowing from Italian pizza, of uncertain origin, perhaps from Byzantine Greek πίττα (pítta, cake, pie), from Ancient Greek πίσσα (píssa, pitch), Attic πίττα (pítta), from πεπτός (peptós, cooked) or from Lombardic pizzo, bizzo (bit, bite) cognate with Old High German bizzo, pizzo, or from Latin pinso (I beat, pound).

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Noun[edit]

pizza (countable and uncountable, plural pizzas or pizze)

  1. (uncountable) A baked Italian dish of a thinly rolled bread dough crust typically topped before baking with tomato sauce, cheese, and other ingredients such as meat, vegetables or fruit
    a slice of pizza
    a pizza pie
    Want to go out for pizza tonight?
  2. (countable) A single instance of this dish
    He ate a whole pizza!
    Should we cook a frozen pizza for dinner?

Usage notes[edit]

  • In phrases like pizza bread and pizza bagel, pizza refers to the toppings.

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Catalan[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Italian

Noun[edit]

pizza f (plural pizzes)

  1. pizza

Czech[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Italian

Noun[edit]

pizza f

  1. pizza

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Danish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Italian

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /pitsa/, [ˈpʰid̥sa]

Noun[edit]

pizza c (singular definite pizzaen, plural indefinite pizzaer)

  1. pizza [from 1957]

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Dutch[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Italian

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Noun[edit]

pizza f (plural pizza's, diminutive pizzaatje n)

  1. pizza

Finnish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Italian

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Noun[edit]

pizza

  1. pizza

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French[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Italian

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

pizza f (plural pizzas)

  1. pizza

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Icelandic[edit]

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Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Italian

Noun[edit]

pizza f (genitive singular pizzu, nominative plural pizzur)

  1. pizza

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Interlingua[edit]

Noun[edit]

pizza (plural pizzas)

  1. pizza

Italian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Of uncertain origin, perhaps from Byzantine Greek πίττα (pítta, cake, pie), from Ancient Greek πίσσα (píssa, pitch), Attic πίττα (pítta), from πεπτός (peptós, cooked) or from Langobardic pizza ("bit, bite"), or from Latin pinso (I beat, pound).

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Noun[edit]

pizza f (plural pizze)

  1. pizza
  2. (colloquial) bore

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Polish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Italian

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

pizza f

  1. pizza

Declension[edit]

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Portuguese[edit]

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Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Italian

Noun[edit]

pizza f (plural pizzas)

  1. pizza

Slovak[edit]

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Wikipedia sk

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Italian

Noun[edit]

pizza f (genitive singular pizze), declension pattern stroj

  1. pizza

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Spanish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Italian

Noun[edit]

pizza f (plural pizzas)

  1. pizza

Swedish[edit]

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Wikipedia sv

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Italian

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

pizza c

  1. pizza

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Uzbek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Italian

Noun[edit]

pizza (plural pizzalar)

  1. pizza

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