follow Dictionary.com

Write a Super Short Story to win an iPod!

zecchino

[zuh-kee-noh; Italian tsek-kee-naw] /zəˈki noʊ; Italian tsɛkˈki nɔ/
noun, plural zecchini
[zuh-kee-nee; Italian tsek-kee-nee] /zəˈki ni; Italian tsɛkˈki ni/ (Show IPA)
1.
sequin (defs 2–4).
Also, zechin
[zek-in] /ˈzɛk ɪn/ (Show IPA)
.
Origin
1610-1620
1610-20; < Italian. See sequin
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source
British Dictionary definitions for zecchino

zecchino

/zɛˈkiːnəʊ/
noun (pl) -ni (-nɪ)
1.
another word for sequin (sense 2)
Word Origin
C18: from Italian; see sequin
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for zecchino

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for zecchino

24
26
Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for zecchino