follow Dictionary.com

Stories We Like: Novels For Language Lovers

chilis rellenos

plural noun, Mexican Cookery.
1.
green chili peppers, stuffed usually with white cheese, tomato sauce, and sometimes meat.
Origin
1890-1895
1890-95, Americanism; < Mexican Spanish chiles rellenos stuffed chili peppers
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for chilis rellenos

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for chilis

0
0
Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for chilis rellenos