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Origin of chile
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Definition for chile (2 of 2)
OTHER WORDS FROM ChileChil·e·an [chil-ey-uhn], /tʃɪlˈeɪ ən/, adjective, nounpro-Chil·e·an, adjective, nounpseu·do-Chil·e·an, adjective, noun
Example sentences from the Web for chile
The rift put Washington at odds with countries like Brazil, Uruguay or Chile, which seemed to have come to terms with their past.Venezuela Says Goodbye to Its Lil Friend, While the Rest of the Continent Cheers|Catalina Lobo-Guererro|December 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
How exciting were the 120 minutes of regular play in Brazil vs. Chile even prior to the dramatic shootout ending?What Hillary Clinton Can Learn From Portugal, Costa Rica, and England in the World Cup|Nathan Daschle|July 1, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Chile relleno is another meatless meal, served in a mild salsa ranchero redolent of tomatoes.
Voting with the United States and Europe were Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Costa Rica, Japan, Mexico, Peru, and South Korea.At the United Nations, It’s Human Rights, Putin-Style|Jay Michaelson|June 26, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Harry will visit Estonia and Italy in May, followed by a visit to Brazil and Chile in June.
Captain Crosbie commands her; and three lieutenants who came with us from Chile are appointed to her.Journal of a Voyage to Brazil|Maria Graham
The chiefs fought among themselves with such ferocity that in Chile and Peru the partition of Bolivia was seriously discussed.The South American Republics, Part II (of 2)|Thomas C. Dawson
"'T ain't no time to joke, chile," whispered Aunt Melvy, all the superstition of her race embodied in her trembling figure.Sandy|Alice Hegan Rice
The rope wuz bout five feet high and chile if we didn' jump it we'd catch hit.
Germany had a natural monopoly of potash as Chile had a natural monopoly of nitrates.Creative Chemistry|Edwin E. Slosson
British Dictionary definitions for chile (1 of 2)
British Dictionary definitions for chile (2 of 2)
Cultural definitions for chile
Republic in southern South America on the western slope of the Andes. Chile is a long, narrow strip of land bordered by Peru to the north, Bolivia and Argentina to the east, and the Pacific Ocean to the south and west. Its capital and largest city is Santiago.