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chil·li

 (chĭl′ē)
n.
Variant of chili.

chilli

(ˈtʃɪlɪ) or

chili

n, pl chillies or chilies
(Cookery) the small red hot-tasting pod of a type of capsicum used for flavouring sauces, pickles, etc
[C17: from Spanish chile, from Nahuatl chilli]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.chilli - very hot and finely tapering pepper of special pungencychilli - very hot and finely tapering pepper of special pungency
hot pepper - any of various pungent capsicum fruits
jalapeno pepper, jalapeno - hot green or red pepper of southwestern United States and Mexico
cayenne, cayenne pepper - a long and often twisted hot red pepper
chili powder - powder made of ground chili peppers mixed with e.g. cumin and garlic and oregano
Capsicum annuum longum, cayenne, cayenne pepper, chili pepper, chilli pepper, jalapeno, long pepper - plant bearing very hot and finely tapering long peppers; usually red
Translations
čilipálivá papričkapaprika
chilichilipeber
chilichilipatachilipippurichilipulveri
čili
csili
sterkt piparaldin, chilepipar
トウガラシ
칠리
aitrioji paprika
sarkanie pipari
čilipaprika
spansk peppar
พริก
acıacı biber
ớt

chilli

chili [ˈtʃɪli] [chillies] (pl) n
(= vegetable, spice) → piment m (rouge)
(also chilli con carne) → chili m con carnechilli con carne [ˈtʃɪlikɒnˈkɑːrni] nchili m con carne

chilli

, (US) chili
nPeperoni pl; (= spice, meal)Chili m

chilli

chili (Am) [ˈtʃɪlɪ] npeperoncino

chilli,

chili

(ˈtʃili) plurals ˈchilli(e)s ~ˈchili(e)s noun
the hot-tasting pod of a type of pepper, often dried, powdered and used in sauces etc.

chilli

فُلْفُل حَارّ pálivá paprička chili Chili τσίλι ají, chile chili piment čili peperoncino トウガラシ 칠리 Spaanse peper chilipepper chili chili, pimenta острый стручковый перец spansk peppar พริก acı ớt 辣椒
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The ban on chilies from India has encouraged local farmers to produce and sell more chilies.
Chilies have a strong spicy taste that comes to them from the active alkaloid compounds: capsaicin, capsanthin and capsorubin.
Choedon's claim may have some truth but it is also important to remember in the past most households consumed less amounts of meat and cheese even if they consumed a lot of chilies.
There are Texas chilies simmered from chunks of beef, chilli pods and little else.
Currently, chilies are used throughout the world as a spice and also in the making of beverages and medicines.
His first Chili Takedown took place five years ago in Brooklyn with 15 different chilies represented.
Gondal, the biggest market of chilies in the state, is witnessing low arrivals as compared to last year as bad weather conditions and crop diseases have led to reduction in the chili production this year.
Hot pots are generally served with condiments, such as fresh soy sprouts, chilies, or fresh herbs, so your dishes will require room to stir.
During the mid-1880s, they started serving a cheap, watery stew made out of tough meat, chilies and spices to inmates.
A New World ingredient, chilies were introduced to us by Columbus.
Its Mild Vegetarian, Burrito, Three Bean, Lentil, and Spicy (no joke) Black Bean canned vegetarian chilies are deliciously rich-tasting.