- designating or of a tomato sauce seasoned with garlic and spices and served with pasta, seafood, etc.
- served with marinara sauce
Origin of marinarafrom Italian alla marinara, in the style of sailors from marinaro, adjective , seafaring
Being or served with a sauce made of tomatoes, onions, garlic, and herbs: spaghetti marinara.
Origin of marinaraItalian (alla) marinara in sailor style feminine of marinaro of the sea, sailor from marino marine ; see marina .
- Prepared with tomatoes, or in a tomato sauce.
- (Australia) Of pasta: In a seafood sauce. Of pizza: With seafood topping.
- A marinara sauce.
From Italian alla marinara, "sailor style".