Definición de tomatillo en inglés:


Saltos de línea: toma|tillo
Pronunciación: /ˌtɒməˈtɪləʊ
, -ˈtiːjəʊ, -ˈtiːljəʊ/

sustantivo (plural tomatillos)

  • 1An edible purple or yellow fruit which is chiefly used for sauces and preserves.
    Más ejemplos en oraciones
    • The first course is a Mexican Baja lobster ceviche made with Patron 100 percent agave tequila, lobster, yellow grapefruit and tomatillos served with a Dos Equis or Negro Modelo beer.
    • Add the onion, garlic, jalapenos, and tomatillos and cook until the onion turns translucent.
    • In a small bowl, combine tomatoes, onion, tomatillos, jalapeno and garlic.
  • 2The Mexican plant, related to the Cape gooseberry, which bears the tomatillo.
    • Physalis philadelphica, family Solanaceae
    Más ejemplos en oraciones
    • We raised several kinds of tomatoes, peppers, and squash, as well as beans, corn, tomatillos, watermelons, and an assortment of herbs and flowers, all in about 400 square feet.
    • The tomatillo fruits well in Queensland, Australia, and in S. Africa.


early 20th century: from Spanish, diminutive of tomate 'tomato'.

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