chili dog


Definition of chili dog

: a hot dog topped with chili

Examples of chili dog in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Created and named after Ten Bells Tavern’s original chef Carlos Mancera, the chili dog is topped with melted cheese, chopped red onion and chives. Destine Gibson, Dallas News, 20 July 2021 The nemesis of the faster than light, chili dog-eating hedgehog is Doctor Robotnick who would be about 80 years old this year. Elizabeth Montgomery, The Arizona Republic, 11 Mar. 2021 Another celebrity took sides in Detroit's most famous chili dog rivalry this weekend. Christine Macdonald, Detroit Free Press, 26 Jan. 2021 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, 19 Aug. 2020 Dairy Kastle serves ice cream, chili dogs, root beer floats and more. Emma Austin, The Courier-Journal, 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, 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, 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, 16 July 2019

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First Known Use of chili dog

1948, in the meaning defined above

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“Chili dog.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 17 Oct. 2021.

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English Language Learners Definition of chili dog

: a hot dog with chili on top of it


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