Definition of chipotle in English:

chipotle

Syllabification: chi·pot·le
Pronunciation: /CHiˈpōtlā
 
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noun

  • A smoked hot chili pepper used especially in Mexican cooking.
    More example sentences
    • Large dried and smoked Jalapeños, called chipotles, are wrinkled and warm brown in colour.
    • The flavors are the same, though: chipotles, orange, lime, cumin and cilantro.
    • Purée anchos in a blender along with tomatoes (including juice), chipotles in adobo, cilantro, remaining 2 whole garlic cloves, and remaining 1/2 tablespoon salt until smooth.

Origin

Mexican Spanish, from Nahuatl.

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