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sauté

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noun sau·té \sȯ-ˈtā, sō-\

Simple Definition of sauté

  • : a food that is fried in a small amount of fat

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of sauté

  1. :  a sautéed dish

sauté

adjective

Variants of sauté

also

saute

Origin and Etymology of sauté

French, from past participle of sauter to jump, from Old French, from Latin saltare — more at saltation


First Known Use: 1813


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sauté

transitive verb sau·té

Simple Definition of sauté

  • : to fry (food) in a small amount of fat

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of sauté

sautéed

also

sauteed

sautéing

also

sauteing

  1. :  to fry in a small amount of fat

Examples of sauté in a sentence

  1. Sauté the onion and garlic.

  2. peppers sautéed in olive oil



1859

First Known Use of sauté

1859

Variants of sauté

also

saute


Learn More about sauté

  1. Spanish Central: Translation of sauté


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