Showing results for chile verde. Search instead for el chile verde.
chile verde
Listen to an audio pronunciation
Listen to an audio pronunciation
chile verde(
chee
-
leh
 
behr
-
deh
)
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (vegetable)
Regionalism used in Central America: Guatemala, El Salvador, Honduras, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, and Panama
(Central America)
Regionalism used in Mexico
(Mexico)
a. green chili
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
Necesitarás chile verde para hacer esa salsa.You'll need green chili to make that sauce.
b. green chili pepper
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
¿Me da un kilo de chiles verdes, por favor?Can I have one kilo of green chili peppers, please?
c. green chilli (United Kingdom)
Estos chiles verdes pican aún más que los jalapeños.These green chillis are even hotter than the jalapeños.
Copyright © Curiosity Media Inc.
Word Roots
Hover on a tile to learn new words with the same root.
Loading roots
Learn Spanish with Fluencia
Try Fluencia, the new Spanish learning program from SpanishDict.
  • Fun and interactive
  • Highly effective
  • Easy to use
  • Works on any device
Start Learning