Newburg

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adjective New·burg \ˈnü-ˌbərg, ˈnyü-\
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Newburgh

Definition of Newburg

  1. :  served with a sauce made of cream, butter, sherry, and egg yolks lobster Newburg shrimp Newburg

Origin and Etymology of newburg

origin unknown


First Known Use: 1890


NEWBURG Defined for English Language Learners

Newburg

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adjective New·burg \ˈnü-ˌbərg, ˈnyü-\

Definition of Newburg for English Language Learners

  • : served with a sauce that is made of cream, butter, sherry, and egg yolks

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