burrata

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Italian burrata, from burro (butter).

Pronunciation[edit]

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Noun[edit]

burrata (countable and uncountable, plural burratas)

  1. A fresh southern Italian cheese similar to creamy mozzarella.
    • 2008 March 19, Frank Bruni, “2. Ubuntu”, in New York Times[1]:
      So the greens in the salad at the start of our meal came with [] creamy, dreamy burrata.

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Italian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From burro (butter) +‎ -ata (-ed; -ing), after its appearance and consistency.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /burˈra.ta/
  • Rhymes: -ata
  • Hyphenation: bur‧rà‧ta

Noun[edit]

burrata f (plural burrate)

  1. (usually uncountable) burrata (cheese similar to creamy mozzarella)

Adjective[edit]

burrata

  1. feminine singular of burrato