Definitions

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  • n. The sauce made from butter and Parmesan cheese used in dishes such as fettucine Alfredo, or any dish of this type

Etymologies

From the name of the restaurant in Rome where it was invented (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • Alfredo is his heir, the next Master; and as Alfredo learns the history of his family and its power, he begins to suspect that his uncle is actually a fearsome sorcerer.

    Tears of The Salamander: Summary and book reviews of Tears of The Salamander by Peter Dickinson.

  • She was so excited when the ride finally showed up that she called Alfredo back and thanked him for the encouragement to get out and participate in this important election.

    Democratic National Committee

  • Zapatero also called Alfredo Perez Rubalcaba, who will lead the ruling Socialist Party into the coming elections, opposition People's Party candidate Mariano Rajoy and officials from seven other Spanish parties.

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  • Hugo Jose Sanchez, 47, also known as Alfredo, faces extradition to the UK over the alleged fraud.

    BBC News - Home

  • Hugo Sanchez, who also went by the first name Alfredo, was arrested in Sydney on Wednesday, a spokeswoman for the Australian Federal Police said.

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  • There was also crab cake and shrimp Alfredo, which isn't listed on the menu, but Rice says it's one of their more popular items and you can ask for it.

    Southern Byways

  • Americans are familiar with only three or four pasta sauces: cream or "Alfredo" sauce; cooked tomato sauce with or without meat or possibly mushrooms; and, for gourmets, green basil pesto.

    Evansville Courier & Press Stories

  • Throughout this topic, we'll feature artists who make this ethical debate a focus in their work, from artists who question the role of the institution, such as Alfredo Jaar, who examines the disparity between an oil-rich government and a poverty-stricken populace in his work

    Museum Blogs

  • Each year - and this one will be like all the others - Fred "Alfredo" Khammar, invites those bereft of boat to come down to his Kafe for complimentary beverages and snacks and a comfortable vantage point from which to watch the larger craft parade around the waters of the bay.

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  • Convicted serial killer Alfredo Prieto, who has not testified or spoken at any length through countless hearings and two full murder trials in Fairfax County, spoke in open court in Fairfax for the first time Tuesday, and provided his side of a dispute over whether he has cooperated with a mental health expert for the prosecution.

    Prieto speaks in Fairfax murder trial

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