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adobo

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noun, ado·bo \ə-ˈdō-bō, ä-ˈthō-bō\

Definition of adobo

plural adobos

  1. :  a Philippine dish of fish or meat usually marinated in a sauce containing vinegar and garlic, browned in fat, and simmered in the marinade



Origin of adobo

Spanish


First Known Use: 1938

Rhymes with adobo


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  1. Spanish Central: Translation of "adobo"


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