sauceboat

noun
sauce·​boat | \ ˈsȯs-ˌbōt How to pronounce sauceboat (audio) \

Definition of sauceboat

: a low boat-shaped pitcher for serving sauces and gravies

Examples of sauceboat in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The dish was presented with a sauceboat of oil, parsley, and finely chopped garlic. WSJ, 14 June 2021 Spoon some warm sauce over each steak and transfer the rest to a sauceboat for guests who want extra. Garnish each steak with cilantro sprigs and serve immediately. Wolfgang Puck, Twin Cities, 3 July 2019 Spoon some warm sauce over each steak and transfer the rest to a sauceboat for guests who want extra. Garnish each steak with cilantro sprigs and serve immediately. Wolfgang Puck, Twin Cities, 3 July 2019

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First Known Use of sauceboat

1747, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of sauceboat was in 1747

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“Sauceboat.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sauceboat. Accessed 27 Sep. 2021.

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sauceboat

noun

English Language Learners Definition of sauceboat

: a long and narrow container that has a handle and a special curved end for pouring and that is used for serving a sauce or gravy with a meal

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