a kind of Italian turnover filled variously with cheese, meat, and vegetables
Origin of calzoneIt, figurative, figuratively use of calzone, pant leg, singular of calzoni, pants
A baked or fried Italian turnover of pizza dough filled with vegetables, meat, or cheese.
Origin of calzoneItalian pant leg, calzone from calza sock from Vulgar Latin calcea from Latin calceus shoe ; see calceolate .
(plural calzones or calzoni)