oversauce

verb
over·​sauce | \ ˌō-vər-ˈsȯs How to pronounce oversauce (audio) \
oversauced; oversaucing

Definition of oversauce

transitive verb

: to add too much sauce to (a food) oversauced the pasta

First Known Use of oversauce

1682, in the meaning defined above

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