plural -s
: the flesh of a young kid roasted or stewed

Word History


Spanish, diminutive of cabro male goat, from Latin capr-, caper

First Known Use

1624, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of cabrito was in 1624

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“Cabrito.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 28 Nov. 2023.

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