[ chim-ee-choor-ee ]

  1. an Argentinian sauce of fresh parsley, oregano, red chiles, lemon zest, vinegar, and olive oil, often served with grilled meat.

Origin of chimichurri

First recorded in 1955–60; from Latin American Spanish (Argentina, Uruguay); further origin uncertain

Words Nearby chimichurri Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

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