bar·​be·​cued | \ ˈbär-bi-ˌkyüd How to pronounce barbecued (audio) \

Definition of barbecued

: cooked on a barbecue : roasted or broiled over hot coals or an open fire a plate of barbecued chicken

Examples of barbecued in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Not to mention the barbecued tri-tip for which the area is known. Krista Simmons, Condé Nast Traveler, 8 Mar. 2021 Shrimp alfredo and barbecued chicken were on offer this week. Anchorage Daily News, 27 Feb. 2021 At Wolf’s Head Smokehouse, Wittek and Doty serve Instagram-friendly smash burger and sandwiches stacked high with barbecued meats. Michael Russell, oregonlive, 2 Sep. 2020 Anderson and his team have also started a more casual concept, TA-que, a food truck featuring street tacos with barbecued meats. Leeanne Griffin,, 26 Aug. 2020 Or make a barbecued chicken topping by shredding leftover chicken tossed with barbecue sauce. Tina Danze, Dallas News, 6 Apr. 2020 For a snack, Ronto Roasters served a warm flatbread wrap filled with flavorful barbecued sausage, tender pork, and still crunchy slaw — not what most would expect from theme park fare., 13 Sep. 2019 In a sliver of the state alongside the Tennessee River, barbecued chicken is famously adorned in a creamy white sauce of mayonnaise, vinegar and spices. Larry Olmstead, USA TODAY, 9 July 2019 Serve with barbecued chicken or use as a dip for smoked wings. Derek Herscovici,, 4 June 2019 See More

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First Known Use of barbecued

1734, in the meaning defined above

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“Barbecued.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 3 Jul. 2022.

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