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

Definition of guacamole

: pureed or mashed avocado seasoned with condiments

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Fans will still be able to get some of their favorite drinks and dishes at the new restaurant, including tacos, nachos, guacamole and ceviche. Ava Garcia, azcentral, "This new tropical neighborhood bar is coming to downtown Chandler in fall 2019," 24 June 2019 Cooking tip: Try swapping full-fat cheese for guacamole or hummus in sandwiches, and cook with olive oil instead of coconut. Marygrace Taylor, Woman's Day, "4 Heart-Healthy Diet Changes Every Woman Should Make," 1 May 2019 Even the guacamole—a cliché at many Mexican restaurants—was crafted with care: fruity, smoky, and slightly spicy all at once. Priya Krishna, Bon Appétit, "I Go to San Diego Just to Visit This One Restaurant," 12 June 2019 The company has raised prices and leaned on higher-priced, limited-time offers to bolster sales in the U.S. McDonald’s introduced the signature burger line in 2017, offering sandwiches topped with items like guacamole, sweet bacon or Dijon mustard. Micah Maidenberg, WSJ, "McDonald’s Drops Signature-Crafted Burgers," 18 Apr. 2019 Each level offered different trappings of a very good time; in the backyard, tacos, guacamole, and exceptional Casa Dragones tequila were served. Ella Riley-adams, Vogue, "The Future Perfect Launches a Fully Shoppable Home With (What Else?) a House Party," 13 Mar. 2019 Set out this not-too-spicy guacamole for parties, tailgates, snack time, and more. 1. Anna Helm Baxter, Country Living, "Pepita Guacamole," 5 Nov. 2018 Drizzle the taquitos with Sriracha and sour cream and serve hot, passing guacamole for dolloping and dipping. Joe Yonan, The Seattle Times, "How to make crispy, convenient taquitos (Slurpee not included)," 18 Sep. 2018 Other top sellers are the heavenly chicken salad, the white chicken salad, the guacamole, four-bean salad and the black bean salsa. Kimberly Fornek,, "Kramer Foods renovation to include a new deli counter and kitchen," 3 July 2018

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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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English Language Learners Definition of guacamole

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

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