Definition of sauté
- In this simple saute, high-quality ingredients make a difference …
- —Elaine Johnson
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Sauté the onion and garlic.
peppers sautéed in olive oil
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: to fry (food) in a small amount of fat
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to lessen the seriousness or strength of
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