Definition of Tabasco

1. Noun. A Mexican state on the Gulf of Campeche.

Generic synonyms: Province, State
Group relationships: Mexico, United Mexican States



2. Noun. Very spicy sauce (trade name Tabasco) made from fully-aged red peppers.
Exact synonyms: Tabasco Sauce
Terms within: Red Pepper
Generic synonyms: Hot Sauce

3. Noun. Very hot red peppers; usually long and thin; some very small.
Exact synonyms: Red Pepper
Generic synonyms: Hot Pepper
Substance meronyms: Tabasco Sauce
Group relationships: Capsicum Frutescens, Hot Pepper, Tabasco Pepper, Tabasco Plant

Definition of Tabasco

1. Proper noun. A state of Mexico. ¹

2. Noun. A spicy pepper sauce made from tabasco pepper (a chili pepper) with the addition of vinegar and salt. ¹

3. Noun. A hot sauce made from red peppers, vinegar, and salt. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Tabasco

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tabanid
tabanids
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tabard
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tabardillo
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tabasco (current term)
tabasco pepper
tabasco plant
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tabatiere anatomique
tabbed
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Literary usage of Tabasco

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1. Secrets in Stone: Yokes, Hachas and Palmas from Southern Mesoamerica by Edwin M. Shook, Elayne Marquis (1996)
"L\'D tabasco Between 1951 and 1956 excavations in Palenque yielded several complete and fragment hachas and a Large number of yoke fragments. ..."

2. Public Health Papers and Reports by American Public Health Association (1893)
"The state of tabasco is situated in the torrid zone, on the seaboard of the ... As tabasco is surrounded by districts where yellow-fever prevails in an ..."

3. The Ancient Cities of the New World: Being Voyages and Explorations in by Désiré Charnay (1887)
"WE are once more at Vera Cruz, en route for tabasco, where we are received, as on our first arrival, with the terrible Norte, blowing so hard that no ..."

4. Terry's Mexico: Handbook for Travellers by Thomas Philip Terry (1909)
"State of tabasco. The Gulf Coast State of tabasco (an Indian term signifying " damp earth"), with an area of 26094 kilom. and a population of 160000, ..."

5. The True History of the Conquest of New Spain by Bernal Díaz del Castillo (1908)
"So we passed on and after three days sail arrived at the Rio de Grijalva called in the Indian language the tabasco River, ..."

6. Mexico's Gulf Coast by Joanie Sanchez (2004)
"tabasco tabasco is hot and wet. Its sweltering summer heat is sticky and ... Humans, well, who IN THIS CHAPTER Villahermosa The Coast Western tabasco The ..."

7. History of Mexico by Hubert Howe Bancroft, William Nemos, Thomas Savage, Joseph Joshua Peatfield (1885)
"THE secession of Yucatan, imitated by tabasco, the growing hostility of Texas which had actually assumed the offensive against its late mistress, ..."

8. Secrets in Stone: Yokes, Hachas and Palmas from Southern Mesoamerica by Edwin M. Shook, Elayne Marquis (1996)
"L\'D tabasco Between 1951 and 1956 excavations in Palenque yielded several complete and fragment hachas and a Large number of yoke fragments. ..."

9. Public Health Papers and Reports by American Public Health Association (1893)
"The state of tabasco is situated in the torrid zone, on the seaboard of the ... As tabasco is surrounded by districts where yellow-fever prevails in an ..."

10. The Ancient Cities of the New World: Being Voyages and Explorations in by Désiré Charnay (1887)
"WE are once more at Vera Cruz, en route for tabasco, where we are received, as on our first arrival, with the terrible Norte, blowing so hard that no ..."

11. Terry's Mexico: Handbook for Travellers by Thomas Philip Terry (1909)
"State of tabasco. The Gulf Coast State of tabasco (an Indian term signifying " damp earth"), with an area of 26094 kilom. and a population of 160000, ..."

12. The True History of the Conquest of New Spain by Bernal Díaz del Castillo (1908)
"So we passed on and after three days sail arrived at the Rio de Grijalva called in the Indian language the tabasco River, ..."

13. Mexico's Gulf Coast by Joanie Sanchez (2004)
"tabasco tabasco is hot and wet. Its sweltering summer heat is sticky and ... Humans, well, who IN THIS CHAPTER Villahermosa The Coast Western tabasco The ..."

14. History of Mexico by Hubert Howe Bancroft, William Nemos, Thomas Savage, Joseph Joshua Peatfield (1885)
"THE secession of Yucatan, imitated by tabasco, the growing hostility of Texas which had actually assumed the offensive against its late mistress, ..."

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