Definitions for vermicellis

vermicellis ver·mi·cel·li

Spelling: [vur-mi-chel-ee, -sel-ee]
IPA: /ˌvɜr mɪˈtʃɛl i, -ˈsɛl i/

Vermicellis is a 11 letter English word. It's valid Scrabble word worth 17 points. It's valid Words with friends word worth 22 points.

You can make 455 anagrams from letters in vermicellis (ceeiillmrsv).

Definitions for vermicellis


  1. a kind of pasta in the form of long, slender, solid threads, resembling spaghetti but thinner. Compare macaroni (def 1).

Origin of vermicellis

1660-70; Italian, plural of vermicello, diminutive of verme worm Latin vermis

Examples for vermicellis

By the Middle Ages, the trade in macaroni and vermicelli was already well established.

Pour over it the puree of nuttolene and cover with the other half of the vermicelli.

Paper and vermicelli are manufactured with rude appliances in the town.

Their vermicelli is excellent, and all their pastry is unusually light and white as snow.

This dish may be made with vermicelli, spaghetti, or any other Italian paste.

Later, around 400 BC, they invented faloodeh: rice water, vermicelli, and ice mixed with saffron and/or fruit.

For vermicelli, however, it will still be necessary to go to Italy.

Spaghetti, vermicelli, and noodles all are good in their way.

Warm two ounces of vermicelli and put into it; boil it ten minutes, and pour it into a tureen, with the crust of a French roll.

You may, if you choose, use a larger quantity of vermicelli.

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