Cuban sandwich

noun

Definition of Cuban sandwich 

: a usually grilled and pressed sandwich in Cuban-American cuisine served on a long split roll and typically containing roasted meats, cheese, and pickles broadly : submarine sense 2

Examples of Cuban sandwich in a Sentence

my favorite place to get a Cuban sandwich is in Chicago

First Known Use of Cuban sandwich

1903, in the meaning defined above

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about Cuban sandwich

Share Cuban sandwich

Statistics for Cuban sandwich

Look-up Popularity

Time Traveler for Cuban sandwich

The first known use of Cuban sandwich was in 1903

See more words from the same year

More from Merriam-Webster on Cuban sandwich

Thesaurus: All synonyms and antonyms for Cuban sandwich

Comments on Cuban sandwich

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

WORD OF THE DAY

by word of mouth

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Name that Food Quiz

Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Word Winder's CrossWinder

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!