Top definition
italian for "to the tooth." refers to pasta that is slightly undercooked. pasta cooked enough to be firm but not soft.
"we forgot to cook the pasta all the way"
"just tell 'em it's al dente and quit your bitchin"
by bacm123 October 08, 2005
Get the mug
Get a al dente mug for your friend Nathalie.
2
The most desirable form of cooked noodles. Just firm, not soft.

Also:

A wang that's not hard, but not soft; just a bit firm.
Adam: Trevor do you like al dente?
Trevor: No!
Jon: Haha Trevor likes al dente!
Adam: Hahaha he so does.
Trevor: Al dente is revolting!
Adam/Jon: Trevor loves al dente!
by BobRyder May 29, 2007
Get the mug
Get a Al Dente mug for your mom Julia.
3
a penis that is half erect.
jon: hey trevor do you like al dente?
trevor: NO
adam: hey trevor do you like al dente?
trevor: NO!!
jon: hey trevor do you lik-
trevor: BUTTFUCK!
by Jon.t May 29, 2007
Get the mug
Get a al dente mug for your guy Jovana.
5
Italian for "I'm too hungry to wait for this pasta to cook any longer"
-Yo, why is this pasta still hard
-It's Al dente

-nah man you just couldn't wait 2 extra minutes for it to finish cooking
by Kush doctor November 08, 2015
Get the mug
Get a Al dente mug for your brother-in-law Abdul.
7
A phrase used to describe a situation or experience that was fun, enjoyable, cool, etc. Most commonly used in Italian cuisine to describe when pasta is ready to eat.
That club last night was al dente.
by RoMaAl September 21, 2005
Get the mug
Get a al dente mug for your father Vivek.