Simple Definition of taco
: a Mexican food that consists of a folded and usually fried piece of thin bread (called a tortilla) that is filled with meat, cheese, lettuce, etc.
Full Definition of taco
plural tacos play \-(ˌ)kōz\
: a usually fried tortilla that is folded or rolled and stuffed with a mixture (as of seasoned meat, cheese, and lettuce)
Origin of taco
First Known Use: 1914
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