noun (plural tacos)
A Mexican dish consisting of a fried tortilla, typically folded, filled with various mixtures, such as seasoned meat, beans, lettuce, and tomatoes.
More example sentences
- She explains the difference between chimichangas, burritos, tacos, tostadas, enchiladas and fajitas.
- Other menu items include stuffed sandwiches, subs, quesadillas, wings, tacos and salads.
- Fresh tortillas are eaten as bread, used as plate and spoon, or filled to make composite dishes such as tacos and enchiladas.
Mexican Spanish, from Spanish, literally 'plug, wad'.