Definition of chipotle
: a smoked and usually dried jalapeño pepper
Recent Examples of chipotle from the Web
Chipotle said hackers used malware to access data from payment cards on the company's point of sale systems at certain restaurants from March 24 to April 18.
Holland America’s gourmet take on the American burger comes with bacon jam, garlic chipotle aioli, cheddar cheese, Cabernet red onions and avocado.
Chipotle is warning customers to stay vigilant for unauthorized purchases on their account and report anything suspicious to banks and credit card companies.
Chipotle: Salad Bowl Khloé's order includes romaine lettuce, black beans, fajita vegetables, fresh tomato salsa, and guacamole.
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Origin and Etymology of chipotle
Mexican Spanish chipotle, chilpotle, from Nahuatl *chīlpōctli, from chīlli chili pepper + pōctli smoke, something smoked
First Known Use: 1922See Words from the same year
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