chili dog


Definition of chili dog

: a hot dog topped with chili

Examples of chili dog in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web In a statement, Linda Addy said her husband’s his grandfather, who taught him to care for tomatoes and hams hanging in the barn, and his father, who owned a cafeteria and a chili dog drive-through. Michael Russell, oregonlive, "Portland restaurants serve up fried-chicken specials in memory of chef Cameron Addy," 19 Aug. 2020 Dairy Kastle serves ice cream, chili dogs, root beer floats and more. Emma Austin, The Courier-Journal, "Spring is around the corner! These 2 Louisville ice cream shops are opening for the season," 2 Mar. 2020 Wienerschnitzel: Free chili dog, small fries and small Pepsi. Veterans Day discount meals, brews bartaco: Save 20% off. Chris Sims, Indianapolis Star, "Here are more than 150 Veterans Day deals for the Nov. 11 holiday," 11 Nov. 2019 Expect an 100-percent meat-free menu of your county fair favorites, including vegetarian spicy corndogs, chili dogs, loaded barbecue nachos and street corn. Joseph Hernandez, Condé Nast Traveler, "What to Do in Chicago Labor Day Weekend 2019," 23 Aug. 2019 Wienerschnitzel: Join the Wiener Lovers’ Club to get a free chili dog and find other coupons including 99-cent corn dogs at Kelly Tyko, USA TODAY, "National Hot Dog Day 2019: Where to get free hot dogs and deals Wednesday," 16 July 2019 Visit the snack bar for any last-minute treats, such as popcorn and chili dogs, until about 10 minutes into the second feature, when the snack bar closes. Gerry Frank,, "3 Oregon drive-in movie theaters worth a stop: Gerry Frank’s picks," 28 July 2019 Wienerschnitzel turns 58 years old today, and the venerable chain is celebrating by offering its customers a deal: Mustard dogs and chili dogs will cost just 58 cents each from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. today. Linda Zavoral, The Mercury News, "58-cent hot dogs for Wienerschnitzel’s 58th anniversary," 9 July 2019 The signature chili dog, which uses a skinless pork-beef hot dog, costs $2.59 ($2.99 with liquid cheese). Michael Mayo,, "Hot dog! 100 years of wieners at Hot Dog Heaven in Fort Lauderdale and Arbetter’s in Miami," 2 July 2019

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First Known Use of chili dog

1948, in the meaning defined above

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28 Aug 2020

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“Chili dog.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 25 Oct. 2020.

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English Language Learners Definition of chili dog

US : a hot dog with chili on top of it

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