Definitions for tabascotəˈbæs koʊ

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Tabasco(noun)

    a Mexican state on the Gulf of Campeche

  2. Tabasco, Tabasco sauce(noun)

    very spicy sauce (trade name Tabasco) made from fully-aged red peppers

  3. tabasco, red pepper(noun)

    very hot red peppers; usually long and thin; some very small


  1. tabasco(Noun)

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

    Robbie adores it when Heather puts tabasco on food.

  2. Origin: From TABASCO®, a registered trade mark of US-based McIlhenny Company of Avery Island, Louisiana.


  1. Tabasco

    Tabasco, officially Free and Sovereign State of Tabasco, is one of the 31 states which, with the Federal District, comprise the 32 Federal Entities of Mexico. It is divided in 17 municipalities and its capital city is Villahermosa. It is located in the southeast of the country along the Gulf of Mexico bordering the states of Campeche, Chiapas and Veracruz, as well as the country of Guatemala. Most of the state is covered in rainforest as, unlike most other areas of Mexico, it has plentiful rainfall year round. For this reason, it is also covered in small lakes, wetlands and rivers. The state is subject to major flooding events, with the last occurring in 2007, which affected eighty percent of the state. The state is also home to La Venta, the major site of the Olmec civilization, considered to be the origin of later Mesoamerican cultures. Even though it produces significant quantities of petroleum and natural gas, poverty is still a concern. The state is also the origin of the cocoa bean, from which chocolate is made.

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Mary Day Winn:

    Sex is the tabasco sauce which an adolescent national palate sprinkles on every course in the menu.

  2. Yank Barry:

    Duhhh, what do I do here? If I lived without the CC and Penal Code, and Maither ran the show, he'd pluck me off a sidewalk, take me up to Moron Heights into the bush, stack me down to the ground and raise my legs above a camp-fire and 'roast me' alive. And then he'd take out a knife and fork and cut off well-done meat, chew it in front of me, with some tabasco or pepper, and spit it in my facde saying "This is what this person felt, as you....!" When I'd pass out from the pain, he'd choke me back to conscienceness. And Maither's ONLY problem is that my fucking body is too SMALL. THANK GOD for the CC and Penal Code!

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