soya sauce

noun

Definition of soya sauce

British
: a brown sauce that is made from soybeans and used especially in Chinese and Japanese cooking

Word by Word Definitions

soy play soya
  1. : a brown liquid sauce made by subjecting beans (such as soybeans) to long fermentation and to digestion in brine

  2. : soybean

sauce play
  1. : a condiment or relish for food

  2. : something that adds zest or piquancy

  3. : stewed fruit eaten with other food or as a dessert

  1. : to dress with relish or seasoning

  2. : to cover or serve with a sauce

  3. : to modify the harsh or unpleasant characteristics of


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