There are 2 main definitions of Tabasco in English:

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Tabasco 1

Pronunciation: /təˈbaskəʊ/
A state of SE Mexico, on the Gulf of Mexico; capital, Villahermosa.

Words that rhyme with Tabasco

churrasco, fiasco

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There are 2 main definitions of Tabasco in English:

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Tabasco 2

Pronunciation: /təˈbaskəʊ/
(also Tabasco sauce)

noun

[mass noun] trademark
A pungent sauce made from the fruit of a capsicum pepper.
  • The plant is Capsicum frutescens (or C. annuum), family Solanaceae.
Example sentences
  • Nearly 12% of respondents keep condiments handy at their desks, particularly Tabasco, soy sauce, salt, or olive oil.
  • Whisk in the lemon juice, Worcestershire sauce, Tabasco sauce and Dijon mustard.
  • It was baked chicken, really, but it was basted with a mixture of butter, Worcestershire sauce, Tabasco and spices, resulting in a beautiful, browned, crispy and tasty skin.

Origin

Late 19th century: named after the state of Tabasco (see Tabasco1).

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