Definition of churrascaria in English:

churrascaria

noun

  • A restaurant specializing in churrasco.

    • ‘Eventually, Brazilians brought the barbecue inside, and this tradition gave birth to churrascarias.’
    • ‘Brazil's famous beef is put to good use at the numerous churrascarias.’
    • ‘And it's true: the grill keeps pumping out the charcoal-cooked meats and the waiters circle relentlessly with hot metal skewers at this Brazilian churrascaria.’
    • ‘Today we all slept late and then went to a churrascaria and overdosed on meat.’

Origin

South American Spanish.

Pronunciation:

churrascaria

/tʃʊˌraskəˈrɪə/