Oh no you din’t.
BBQ - verb, to grill meat over a flame or charcoal.
BBQ - adjective used to describe a cooking method - barbecued chicken
I grew up in Oregon and barbecuing meant grilling some dogs or burgers and drinking a few beers.
Then, I went to training at corporate headquarters in Alabama and barbecue meant pulled pork in a tomato based sauce on a hamburger bun with coleslaw.
Then, I went to visit cousins in North Carolina and had a smoked pork shoulder shredded with a vinegar based sauce. I understand South Carolina uses a mustard based sauce.
And, of course, there is Kansas City barbecue, Memphis barbecue, and Texas barbecue.
For erudition, I humbly submit this: