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chili con carne

Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun Chili made with meat, usually beef.

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  • noun A dish of meat and beans in a tomato sauce flavoured with chili peppers.

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  • noun ground beef and chili peppers or chili powder often with tomatoes and kidney beans

Etymologies

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

[Spanish : chile, chili + con, with + carne, meat.]

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From Spanish chile con carne (literally "chili with meat"), influenced by chili, also from Spanish.

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  • A dish of beans and meat cooked by ex-felons working the midway.

    September 10, 2008