an Italian frozen dessert made of variously flavored and colored layers of smooth ice cream, often containing candied fruits and pistachio nuts
also sp. spu·mo′ne
Origin of spumoniIt, plural of spumone, augmentative of spuma, foam ( from L: see foam)
An Italian ice cream having layers of different colors or flavors and often containing fruits and nuts.
Origin of spumoniItalian spumone spumoni (originally, a layered ice cream dessert containing a lighter layer incorporating whipped cream) from augmentative of spuma foam, whipped sorbet from Old Italian foam from Latin spūma
- (US) An Italian style of ice cream dessert, usually with layers of different color and flavor.
From Italian spumone, from spuma (“foam").