gelateria

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Italian gelateria, from gelato (ice cream) + -eria (-ery).

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gelateria (plural gelaterias)

  1. A shop that sells gelato (Italian-style ice cream).
    • 2008 March 2, Joy Goodwin, “Left Coast Ideas, Floating East”, in New York Times[1]:
      Forty years later, in a bustling downtown with more than its share of students, homeless people and gelaterias, Berkeley Rep occupies two sleek, custom-built theaters.

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From gelato (ice cream) +‎ -eria (-ery).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /dʒe.la.teˈri.a/
  • Rhymes: -ia
  • Hyphenation: ge‧la‧te‧rì‧a

Noun[edit]

gelateria f (plural gelaterie)

  1. A gelateria, a shop that sells ice cream or gelato (Italian-style ice cream).
    Ho voglia di andare alla gelateria.
    I feel like going to the ice cream shop.

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