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sauce

noun

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(Entry 1 of 2)

1 a savory fluid food used as a topping or accompaniment to a main dish
  • the chef poured sauce over the meat just before he served it

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4 slang a distilled beverage that can make a person drunk
  • as soon as she returned home from the graveyard shift, she'd be hitting the sauce

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  • nonintoxicant

sauce

verb

Synonyms of sauce (Entry 2 of 2)

as in enhance, enrich

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The first known use of sauce was in the 14th century

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“Sauce.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/sauce. Accessed 12 Jun. 2021.

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