Does the word "chilly" is related to the food "chili"?
Answer from a Native speaker
No, these refer to different things. Chili refers to a small, spicy variety of capsicum, whereas the chilly used here describes weather that is uncomfortably cool or cold. Ex: Bring a jacket with you since it gets chilly in the evenings. Ex: Can you pick up some chili peppers at the supermarket?
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