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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Very hot and finely tapering pepper of special pungency; Ground beef and peppers or powder often with tomatoes and kidney beans.

Usage examples (35)
  • Putting beans in chili is a major faux pas in Texas.
  • People often ask if my chili is authentic Texas chili.
  • If you put beans in chili in Texas and call it chili, they’ll hang you.
  • The chili is so good here, we slop it on everything. for more
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  • On "chilly" (cold) days, I eat "chili" (a hot pepper) to warm up.
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