nounpl. -·ti or -·tos
[often in italics] an Italian sherbet made of whole milk, sugar, gelatin, and flavoring
Origin of gelatoItalian from adjective , frozen from past participle of gelare, to freeze from L: see gelatin
An Italian ice cream or sorbet.
Origin of gelatoItalian from past participle of gelare to freeze ; see gelatin .
(plural gelati or gelatos)
From Italian gelato (“ice cream”).