- Mexican Cookery. an often crisply fried tortilla folded over and filled, as with seasoned chopped meat, lettuce, tomatoes, and cheese.
Origin of taco
Examples from the Web for taco
“In 20 years, this just might be a city of Taco Bells,” one restaurateur recently shuddered.High Rents Are Killing the Restaurant Capital
October 28, 2014
This is why Web tools are valuable, as are lunches at taco stands.You Can Look It Up: The Wikipedia Story
October 19, 2014
The notion to morph a specialty tortilla chip into a taco shell at first may sound like it would be a snap.Taste Sensation Innovation
September 18, 2014
The other was called "Legolas From The Hobbit Tries to Order at Taco Bell."Andy Samberg's ‘SNL’ Finale Was Wonderfully Weird
May 18, 2014
At a taco truck in New York I asked how their lime stock was faring.Limepocalypse! Inside the Great Lime Shortage of 2014
April 30, 2014
I saw the train start from the station at Taco, but he was not in it.'Peter and Jane
S. (Sarah) Macnaughtan
But Taco Quaerts seems to be quite infallible in the eyes of all of you.
“If you think that Taco is no better than a Spartan, you know nothing at all about him,” he said, fiercely.
Her thoughts still wandered over all those people and finally halted at Taco Quaerts.
“Taco Quaerts is always very correct in matters of etiquette,” said Anna, defending him.
- Mexican cookery a tortilla folded into a roll with a filling and usually fried
Word Origin and History for taco
tortilla filled with spiced meat, etc., 1949, from Mexican Spanish, "light lunch," literally "plug, wadding."