gua·​ca·​mo·​le | \ ˌgwä-kə-ˈmō-lē How to pronounce guacamole (audio) \

Definition of guacamole

: pureed or mashed avocado seasoned with condiments

Examples of guacamole in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web There’s an additional cost for guacamole, queso blanco, extra protein and other premium add-ons. Kelly Tyko, USA TODAY, 6 July 2021 Of course, the obligatory poolside margarita and Mexican staples such as chips and guacamole will be on offer as well. Katie Kelly Bell, Forbes, 24 May 2021 The cart fries its own tortilla chips fresh for dipping into good guacamole. oregonlive, 1 July 2021 The estate contains approximately 600 avocado trees, which could be farmed and sold as produce or made into enough guacamole to fill the property’s three swimming pools. Lucy Alexander, Robb Report, 20 June 2021 Tacos and guacamole are replacing the ice cream, hot dogs and poutine once served at the former Dairy Belle location on Federal Highway. Phillip Valys,, 24 June 2021 Also on Tuesday, Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. updated its rewards program, enabling members to exchange points for more than 15 options including free guacamole and drinks. WSJ, 22 June 2021 The Trixie Mattel Pride Burrito includes brown rice, black beans, fajita vegetables, sofritas, tomatillo green-chili salsa, cheese, guacamole and romaine lettuce. Bailey Schulz, USA TODAY, 13 June 2021 The chain also serves a variety of breakfast tacos — including migas and chorizo — and chips with salsa, queso and guacamole. Brandi Addison, Dallas News, 9 June 2021

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First Known Use of guacamole

1920, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for guacamole

Mexican Spanish, from Nahuatl āhuacamōlli, from āhuacatl avocado + mōlli sauce

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The first known use of guacamole was in 1920

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27 Jul 2021

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“Guacamole.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 27 Jul. 2021.

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English Language Learners Definition of guacamole

: a Mexican food made of mashed avocado usually mixed with chopped tomatoes and onion

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