sau·​téed | \ sȯ-ˈtād How to pronounce sautéed (audio) , sō- \
variants: or less commonly sauteed

Definition of sautéed

: cooked by frying in a small amount of fat sautéed mushrooms/onions/spinach … veal cooked in a lightened veal stock enriched with cream and combined with sautéed cucumbers.— Anne De Ravel I was sorry to have missed a sometime specialty of sauteed scallops crowned with different caviars.— Caroline Bates

First Known Use of sautéed

1849, in the meaning defined above

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“Sautéed.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 22 Sep. 2020.

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