A baked Italian dish consisting of flattened bread dough covered variously with herbs, fresh vegetables, or, typically in the U.S., with tomato sauce, grated cheese, and, often, sausage, mushrooms, pepperoni, etc.
Webster's New World
(countable) A single instance of this dish.
He ate a whole pizza!
Should we cook a frozen pizza for dinner?
Other Word Forms of Pizza
Origin of Pizza
Italian pie, tart, pizza of Germanic origin Old High German bizzo, pizzo bite, morsel bheid- in Indo-European roots
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
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