bi·​ga·​rade | \ ˌbē-gä-ˈräd How to pronounce bigarade (audio) \

Definition of bigarade

2 : a brown sauce flavored with the juice and grated rind of oranges

Examples of bigarade in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Bigarade is another name for bitter orange, and bigarade peel oil is the darkest of the citrus oils. New York Times, 12 May 2021

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First Known Use of bigarade

1658, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for bigarade

French, from Occitan bigarrado, from bigarra to variegate

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26 May 2021

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“Bigarade.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 25 Jun. 2021.

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