Definition of Cuban sandwich in English:

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Cuban sandwich


A type of submarine sandwich, typically grilled, especially with ham, roast pork, Swiss cheese, mustard, and pickles.
Example sentences
  • They have some of the best roast pork and Cuban sandwiches in town.
  • When I lived in L.A. I made 30-minute drives to Silverlake to eat Cuban sandwiches at an un-airconditioned dump at the side of the road.
  • Perhaps in deference to his guests, lunch is surprisingly all-American; instead of grilled Cuban sandwiches or rice and beans from Marcelo's favorite Latin diner, one of the tables is laid out with cold cuts, pickles, and side salads.

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Syllabification: Cu·ban sand·wich

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