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sauce

sauce

 
 
pronunciation:
saws
parts of speech:
noun, transitive verb
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: a liquid dressing or relish that is served with food to add flavor.
butter sauce
definition 2: boiled or stewed fruit.
definition 3: something that gives spice or zest to something else.
definition 4: (slang) alcoholic drink (usu. prec. by the).
 
part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: sauced, sauces, saucing
definition: to flavor with a sauce.
derivation: sauceless (adj.)
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