burrito

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n burrito a flour tortilla folded around a filling
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
  • Interesting fact: The world's largest burrito weighed 4,217 lbs.
    • n burrito A species of grunt, Pomadasis branicki, of the family Hæmulidæ, found on the sandy shores of the Pacific coast of America and reaching a length of 7 inches. The name is also applied to other related species, as Brachydeuterus leuciscus, also of the family Hæmulidæ.
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Usage

In literature:

He had a burrito the size of a football for breakfast, stuffed with shredded pig-parts and two kinds of sloppy beans.
"Makers" by Cory Doctorow
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In news:

The restaurant takes inspiration from around the globe with Bangkok Thai, teriyaki, Mexican, tikka masala, Cajun, and Memphis barbecue flavored burritos and bowls.
Culinary Mastermind Meets Geek, Burrito Printing Emerges.
Freebirds World Burrito opens Thursday at 6029 Metcalf in Mission, and the first 25 people in line get free burritos (one a week) for a year.
Freebirds (which Pitch writer David Hudnall visited in Austin during South By Southwest) has burritos , salads, tacos and nachos.
Sweet Basil Burrito with tofu at Northstar.
County Sheriff's deputy was sentenced to two years in jail on Tuesday for smuggling heroin into a courthouse by hiding the drugs inside a burrito .
Sheriff's deputy sentenced in drug burrito jailhouse sting.
Baja-style Mexican food includes the best fish tacos and shrimp burritos in Fort Lauderdale.
El Monterey has introduced new packaging film for its eight-ounce Butcher Wrapped Burritos.
Freebirds gives first 25 customers free burritos for a year.
Dozens Camp Out for Free Burritos.
Dozens waited in line in hopes to win free burritos for a year.
Rockin' burritos: Freebirds, the burrito joint that's fueled thousands of UC Santa Barbara students, officially opens its first Walnut Creek branch Dec 17.
You can save a lot of calories by ordering a bowl over a burrito with tortilla at chain Mexican restaurants.
Underground musician-comedian George Chen , Club Chuckles, stand-up and burritos, Treasure Island Music Fest, Sic Alps, more music.
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