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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • UK Pronunciation
    • UK IPA
    • [chuh-ree-zoh; Spanish chaw-ree-saw, -thaw]
    • /tʃəˈri zoʊ; Spanish tʃɔˈri sɔ, -θɔ/
    • /tʃɔrˈiːzəʊ/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [chuh-ree-zoh; Spanish chaw-ree-saw, -thaw]
    • /tʃəˈri zoʊ; Spanish tʃɔˈri sɔ, -θɔ/

Definitions of chorizo word

  • noun chorizo a kind of highly seasoned pork sausage of Spain or Mexico 3
  • noun chorizo a Spanish or Mexican pork sausage highly seasoned with garlic, paprika, and other spices 3
  • noun plural chorizo a pork sausage spiced with garlic, peppers, and juniper berries and smoked and dried. 1
  • noun chorizo A spicy Spanish pork sausage. 1
  • noun chorizo A spicy Spanish sausage flavoured with paprika. 0

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chorizo popularity

A pretty common term. Usually people know it’s meaning, but prefer to use a more spread out synonym. About 66% of English native speakers know the meaning and use word.
Most Europeans know this English word. The frequency of it’s usage is somewhere between "mom" and "screwdriver".

chorizo usage trend in Literature

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