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coulis

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noun cou·lis \kü-ˈlē\

Simple Definition of coulis

  • : a thick sauce made from vegetables or fruit

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of coulis

  1. :  a thick sauce made with pureed vegetable or fruit and often used as a garnish

Origin of coulis

French, from Old French coleïs, from coleïs, coleïz flowing


First Known Use: 1978


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