hi·​ba·​chi hi-ˈbä-chē How to pronounce hibachi (audio)
: a charcoal brazier

Examples of hibachi in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Even Kimonos, the oriental spot with hibachi grills and impassioned chefs singing pop classics, was a winner. Victoria Uwumarogie, Essence, 15 May 2024 An adjacent kitchen is fully equipped with hickory cabinetry, an eat-in island, a hibachi grill topped by a commercial-grade exhaust system, high-end Wolf and Sub-Zero appliances, and a butler’s pantry. Wendy Bowman, Robb Report, 15 Apr. 2024 Netflix In the first episode, Danny, a struggling contractor, tries to return several hibachi grills. Kimmy Yam, NBC News, 16 Jan. 2024 There’s a massive, resort-style saltwater pool with a grotto, spa, slide, and even a swim-up hibachi grill and bar. Abby Montanez, Robb Report, 7 Dec. 2023 Later at a hibachi dinner, where Raquel sat in between Schwartz and Sandoval, James commented on the fact that his ex had made out with most of the guys in their friend group. Alexis Jones, Peoplemag, 12 Apr. 2023 The combination of those things leads to getting us back behind the hibachi grill. Josh Wigler, The Hollywood Reporter, 27 Oct. 2023 It is known for items such as hibachi steak and shrimp burritos, sriracha shredded pork nachos and Nashville hot chicken burritos, as well as customizable entrees. cleveland, 1 Sep. 2023 Eight violations were found, including food being improperly stored, fly tape placed over the cook line and hibachi carts, and employees who lacked proof of health training. Leada Gore | Lgore@al.com, al, 7 July 2023

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Word History



First Known Use

1863, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of hibachi was in 1863

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“Hibachi.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hibachi. Accessed 19 Jun. 2024.

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hi·​ba·​chi hi-ˈbäch-ē How to pronounce hibachi (audio)
: a charcoal grill
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