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chili powder Syllabification: chil·i pow·der
Pronunciation: /ˈCHilē ˈpoudər/

Definition of chili powder in English:


A hot-tasting spice made from ground dried red chilies, sometimes with other spices.
Example sentences
  • Let's see there's cumin, and chili powder, and cayenne pepper, and red pepper flakes, and salt.
  • Its flavor is rounded out with pomegranate seeds, dried mango peel, black peppercorns, toasted cumin, coriander, red chili powder and white pepper.
  • Add the chopped green chillies, red chilli powder, garam masala and ground ginger, and mash together.
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