Definition of picadillo in English:

picadillo

(also piccadillo)

noun

Cookery
  • Any of various dishes of Spanish or Latin American origin, made with ground or minced meat; specifically a spiced hash, popular in Central America and Cuba, typically made with peppers and other vegetables.

Origin

Late 19th century. From Spanish picadillo hash, minced meat from picado (adjective) minced + -illo, diminutive suffix.

Pronunciation

picadillo

/ˌpɪkəˈdɪləʊ//ˌpiːkəˈdiːjəʊ/