chile relleno

noun chile re·lle·no \-rā-ˈyā-(ˌ)nō\

Definition of chile relleno


chiles rellenos


chile rellenos

  1. :  a stuffed chili pepper that usually contains cheese or meat and is fried or grilled

Origin and Etymology of chile relleno

Spanish, stuffed chili pepper

First Known Use: 1929

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