chili con carne

noun chili con car·ne \ˌchi-lē-ˌkän-ˈkär-nē, -kən-\

Definition of chili con carne

  1. :  a spiced stew of ground beef and minced chiles or chili powder usually with beans

Origin and Etymology of chili con carne

American Spanish chile con carne chili with meat

First Known Use: 1857

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