Worcestershire sauce

Worces·​ter·​shire sauce | \ ˈwu̇-stər-ˌshir- How to pronounce Worcestershire sauce (audio) , -stə-, -shər- How to pronounce Worcestershire sauce (audio) also -ˌshī(-ə)r- \

Definition of Worcestershire sauce

: a pungent sauce whose ingredients include soy, vinegar, and garlic

called also Worcestershire

First Known Use of Worcestershire sauce

1843, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Worcestershire sauce

Worcestershire, England, where it was originally made

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The first known use of Worcestershire sauce was in 1843

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“Worcestershire sauce.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Worcestershire%20sauce. Accessed 14 Jul. 2020.

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