poblano


po·bla·no

noun \pō-ˈblä-nō\
plural po·bla·nos

Definition of POBLANO

:  a large usually mild heart-shaped chili pepper especially when fresh and dark green — compare ancho

Origin of POBLANO

Mexican Spanish (chile) poblano, literally, chili pepper of Puebla (Mexico)
First Known Use: 1950

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: po'boy
Previous Word in the Dictionary: población
All Words Near: poblano

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up poblano? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).