piquillo

/ (Spanish piˈkiʎo) /

noun plural -quillos

a variety of sweet red pepper grown in the Ebro River Valley in N Spain

Nearby words

  1. piquant,
  2. piquantly,
  3. pique,
  4. piqued,
  5. piquet,
  6. piqué,
  7. pir,
  8. piracicaba,
  9. piracy,
  10. piraeus

Word Origin for piquillo

C21: Spanish

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