- designating or of a tomato sauce seasoned with garlic and spices and served with pasta, seafood, etc.
- served with marinara sauce
Origin of marinara; from Italian alla marinara, in the style of sailors ; from marinaro, adjective , seafaring
Being or served with a sauce made of tomatoes, onions, garlic, and spices: 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".