chili con carne


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chili con car·ne

 (kŏn kär′nē)
n.
Chili made with meat, usually beef.

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

chil′i

(or chil′e) con car′ne

(kɒnˈkɑr ni)
n.
a highly seasoned dish of ground or diced beef, chilies or chili powder, and often tomatoes and beans.
[1855–60, Amer.; < Sp chile con carne chili with meat]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.chili con carne - ground beef and chili peppers or chili powder often with tomatoes and kidney beanschili con carne - ground beef and chili peppers or chili powder often with tomatoes and kidney beans
dish - a particular item of prepared food; "she prepared a special dish for dinner"
Mexico, United Mexican States - a republic in southern North America; became independent from Spain in 1810
Translations
Chili con Carne
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Caption: Chili con carne in a cast iron skillet topped with Cheddar cheese.
The breakfast menu includes breakfast torta, Mexican hash and eggs, huevos rancheros, breakfast burrito with chili con carne, breakfast burrito with spicy chorizo and Mexican omelette.
The Institute of Chili was inspired by the legendary San Antonio Chili Queens, a group of 19th century Mexican-American women who set up stalls in San Antonio's outdoor plazas selling chili con carne to shoppers and passers by.