or chil·e, chil·li
Origin of chili
Examples from the Web for chili
Add olive oil to the pan and toss in the garlic and chili flake.Make Carla Hall’s Roasted Pork Loin With Cranberries
December 24, 2014
Chili peppers were everywhere, drying on mats, on roofs, and in fields.A Little Too Off the Beaten Path in Burma
June 2, 2014
And now Chili's and other eateries are considering taking similar action.How the NRA Enables Massacres
May 24, 2014
Within days, grilled lamb skewers spiced with cumin and chili were back on the street.The Chinese Can’t Catch Their Breath
May 5, 2014
Atop the chili goes a spill of crisp chopped raw onions, and atop the onions you want a sprinkle of celery salt.Classics Get a Cheesy Twist at Fall River Spot
Jane & Michael Stern
May 4, 2014
In Chili, the extra session of Congress convened on the 16th of December.
In Chili it is hunted with dogs, or, driven up a tree, is easily shot.The Western World
I hope to be able to connect his geology of that country with mine of Chili.More Letters of Charles Darwin
This term is frequently used on the coasts of Chili and Peru.
Also, a term for a headland or promontory on the coasts of Chili and Peru.
Word Origin and History for chili
also chilli, 1660s, from Nahuatl chilli, native name for the peppers. Not named for the South American country. As short for chile con carne and similar dishes, attested by 1846.