noun, plural bolillos /bəˈlioʊz; Spanish bɔˈliyɔs/ [buh-lee-ohz; Spanish baw-lee-yaws] Show IPA . Mexican Cookery.
a crusty hard roll with a soft center.
a sandwich made with this roll.
equivalent to boll
) bun, roll (with gender change < Latin bulla
bubble, knob; cf. bola
) + -illo