a small piece of pork, pig's stomach, etc. dipped in batter and deep-fried
Origin of cuchifritoAmerican Spanish from cuchí, pig + frito, fried
Any of various small deep-fried pieces of food, especially cubes of pork.
Origin of cuchifritoAmerican Spanish cuchí pig ( alteration of Spanish cochino ) ( diminutive of coch interj. used to call pigs )Spanish frito past participle of freir to fry ( from Latin frīgere )
- A dish of Puerto Rican origin, made of fried pork
From Spanish cuchí (from cochino) + frito