bigarade

noun
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

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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“Bigarade.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bigarade. Accessed 2 Jul. 2020.

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