Chile
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Chile(
chih
-
li
)
A proper noun refers to the name of a person, place, or thing.
proper noun
1. (country)
a. Chile
It's really hard for me to understand the accent from Chile.Me cuesta mucho entender el acento de Chile.
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Chile
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. Chile
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Chile [ˈtʃɪlɪ]
noun
Chile (m)
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Chile
Listen to an audio pronunciation
Listen to an audio pronunciation
Chile(
chee
-
leh
)
A proper noun refers to the name of a person, place, or thing.
proper noun
1. (country)
a. Chile
Visitamos unos viñedos exquisitos en Chile.We visited exquisite vineyards in Chile.
chile
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
2. (vegetable)
Regionalism used in Central America: Guatemala, El Salvador, Honduras, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, and Panama
(Central America)
Regionalism used in Mexico
(Mexico)
a. chili
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
Estoy preparando una salsa con chile y ajo.I'm making a sauce with chili and garlic.
b. chili pepper
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
Mi mamá siempre nos preparaba chiles rellenos.My mom always used to make us stuffed chili peppers.
c. chilli (United Kingdom)
Esta salsa lleva tomate, cilantro, cebolla, chile y jugo de limón verde.This salsa has tomatoes, cilantro, onion, chilli, and lime juice.
3. (funny story)
Regionalism used in Central America: Guatemala, El Salvador, Honduras, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, and Panama
(Central America)
a. joke
Dile el chile del burro en la ambulancia.Tell him the joke about the donkey in the ambulance.
4.
A word or phrase that is crude, indecent, and generally rejected by society (e.g. fuck).
(vulgar)
(male genitalia)
Regionalism used in El Salvador
(El Salvador)
Regionalism used in Guatemala
(Guatemala)
Regionalism used in Mexico
(Mexico)
a. dick (vulgar)
Me pica el chile.My dick is itching.
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chile
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. chilli
chile poblanolarge fresh chilli, similar to a green pepper
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chile
1 (Botánica) (Culin) chilli; chilli pepper
chile con carne chilli con carne
2 (Centroamérica)(also chiles) (broma) joke
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