hi·​ba·​chi | \ hi-ˈbä-chē How to pronounce hibachi (audio) \

Definition of hibachi

: a charcoal brazier

Examples of hibachi in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Address: 4154 Wulff Road, Semmes Phone: (251) 408-9755 See-Wee-Roll This Japanese restaurant opened in the former Applebee’s on Airport Boulevard offers sushi, sashimi, hibachi and other cuisine. Michelle Matthews | Mmatthews@al.com, al, "The hottest new restaurants that opened in Mobile in 2019," 9 Jan. 2020 Ichiban also offers classic and signature sushi rolls, appetizers, hibachi dinners and bubble tea. Leeanne Griffin, courant.com, "10 places to find delicious, Instagrammable poké bowls in Connecticut," 12 Nov. 2019 His kitchen, for example, has a wine fridge, a hibachi grill and a coffee station — a new obsession for the actor. Christina Dugan, PEOPLE.com, "How Wilmer Valderrama Transformed Chuck Norris’ 70s-Inspired Home Into His Laid-Back Pad," 14 Oct. 2019 Sushi Shack and Red Door have fusion menus with Sushi Shack recently bringing in a new Korean chef (and more Korean dishes) and Red Door's distinction being large teppanyaki/hibachi grill tables where chefs puts on a show while grilling. Michael Mayo, sun-sentinel.com, "Review: Asian trio on Las Olas — Etaru, Red Door and Sushi Shack," 29 Aug. 2019 Her outdoor table had a small, rusty hibachi grill at one end, filled with glowing coals. David Tanis, New York Times, "A Mixed Grill to Remember," 9 Aug. 2019 The Lodge Sportsman’s Grill is a rugged thing, a 100 percent cast-iron hibachi built for a lifetime of cooking. Popular Mechanics Editors, Popular Mechanics, "Your Ultimate Grill Buying Guide—Tested and Approved," 18 July 2019 Jarrett Hunt kept his composure until strangers at the next hibachi table struck up a conversation. Michelle L. Quinn, Post-Tribune, "With the help of friends, Iraq war veteran gets motorcycle sidecar for service dog," 5 June 2019 The dining setup is similar to Japanese hibachi, except diners wear safety belts and the chef is strapped into a harness. Adrienne Jordan, National Geographic, "7 sky-high dining experiences around the world," 25 Apr. 2019

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First Known Use of hibachi

1863, in the meaning defined above

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17 Jan 2020

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“Hibachi.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hibachis. Accessed 18 January 2020.

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English Language Learners Definition of hibachi

chiefly US : a small grill (sense 1b) for cooking food over charcoal

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