bouillon

noun
bouil·​lon | \ ˈbü(l)-ˌyän How to pronounce bouillon (audio) , ˈbu̇(l)-; ˈbu̇l-yən; ˈbü-ˌyōⁿ How to pronounce bouillon (audio) \

Definition of bouillon

: a clear seasoned soup made usually from lean beef broadly : broth

Examples of bouillon in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Midpalate includes a slice of orange from the acidity, and beef bouillon. Tom Mullen, Forbes, 22 May 2022 Blend a bit of a thickening agent, such as cornstarch or flour, with a tad of hot liquid, such as milk, water or bouillon, to create a paste. Washington Post, 23 Dec. 2021 When making stuffing, substitute chicken bouillon or low sodium chicken broth instead of butter when sautéing celery and onions, says the Calorie Control Council. Mike Snider, USA TODAY, 23 Nov. 2021 If mixture is too dry, add some of the milk from soaking bread or other liquid such as water or bouillon, a tablespoon at a time (the rest of the milk can be discarded). Joanne Kempinger Demski, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 29 Dec. 2021 Then came pork cheeks braised in Cognac, sherry vinegar, and mushroom bouillon and dressed in a chunky parsley oil—a triumph. David Kortava, The New Yorker, 26 Nov. 2021 Ground Beef: Sauté finely diced mushrooms with beef bouillon (about one crushed cube per pound of mushrooms). Shay Spence, PEOPLE.com, 15 Nov. 2021 But an oat pilaf using salty bouillon sparked an idea. Joel Wigelsworth, Bon Appétit, 25 Oct. 2021 After controlling the game for the first 35 minutes, Texas disintegrated faster than bouillon cubes in boiling water. Dan Wolken, USA TODAY, 18 Oct. 2021 See More

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First Known Use of bouillon

1656, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for bouillon

French, from Old French boillon, from boillir to boil

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27 May 2022

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“Bouillon.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bouillon. Accessed 6 Jul. 2022.

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bouillon

noun
bouil·​lon | \ ˈbü-ˌyän How to pronounce bouillon (audio) , ˈbu̇l-ˌyän, ˈbu̇l-yən \

Kids Definition of bouillon

: a clear soup or stock made from meat or vegetables

bouillon

noun
bouil·​lon | \ ˈbü(l)-ˌyän How to pronounce bouillon (audio) , ˈbu̇(l)-; ˈbu̇l-yən; ˈbü-ˌyōⁿ How to pronounce bouillon (audio) \

Medical Definition of bouillon

: a clear seasoned soup made usually from lean beef

Bouillon geographical name

Bouil·​lon | \ bü-ˈyōⁿ How to pronounce Bouillon (audio) \

Definition of Bouillon

town in the Ardennes region of Wallonia, southeastern Belgium population 5393

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