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Which the Definition/Meaning of sauce in categoryENGLISH - SUFFIX
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English - Suffix

SAUCE * (slang) An intensifying suffix. DERIVED TERMS

sauce

  1. (slang) An intensifying suffix.

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Which the Definition/Meaning of sauce in categoryENGLISH - ETYMOLOGY
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English - Etymology

From Old French _sauce_, from Vulgar Latin _salsa_, noun use of the feminine of Latin _salsus_ (“salted”), past participle of _saliō_ (“I salt”), from _sal_.

From Old French sauce, from Vulgar Latin salsa, noun use of the feminine of Latin salsus (salted), past participle of saliō (I salt), from sal.

Which the Definition/Meaning of sauce in categoryENGLISH - PRONUNCIATION
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English - Pronunciation

* (US) IPA(key): [sɔs], [sɑs] * (Received Pronunciation) IPA(key): [sɔːs] * Rhymes: -ɔːs, -ɑːs (depending on dialect) * Homophone: source (in some non-rhotic accents)

Which the Definition/Meaning of sauce in categoryENGLISH - NOUN
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English - Noun

SAUCE (_countable and uncountable_, _plural_ SAUCES) * A liquid (often thickened) condiment or accompaniment to food. _apple SAUCE; mint SAUCE_ * (UK, Australia) tomato sauce (similar to US tomato ketchup), as in: _[meat] pie and [tomato] SAUCE_ * (slang, usually "the") Alcohol, booze. _Maybe you should lay off the SAUCE._ * (bodybuilding) Anabolic steroids. * (art) A soft crayon for use in stump drawing or in shading with the stump. * (Internet slang) alternative form of _source_ used when requesting the source of an image. * (dated) Cheek; impertinence; backtalk; sass. * (US, obsolete slang, 1800s) Vegetables. * (obsolete, UK, US, dialect) Any garden vegetables eaten with meat. * Beverly Roots, herbs, vine fruits, and salad flowers […] they dish up various ways, and find them very delicious SAUCE to their meats, both roasted and boiled, fresh and salt. (Can we find and add a quotation of Forby to this entry?) (Can we find and add a quotation of Bartlett to this entry?) DERIVED TERMS TRANSLATIONS

sauce (countable and uncountable, plural sauces)

  1. A liquid (often thickened) condiment or accompaniment to food.
    apple sauce; mint sauce
  2. (UK, Australia) tomato sauce (similar to US tomato ketchup), as in:
    [meat] pie and [tomato] sauce
  3. (slang, usually "the") Alcohol, booze.
    Maybe you should lay off the sauce.
  4. (bodybuilding) Anabolic steroids.
  5. (art) A soft crayon for use in stump drawing or in shading with the stump.
  6. (Internet slang) alternative form of source used when requesting the source of an image.
  7. (dated) Cheek; impertinence; backtalk; sass.
  8. (US, obsolete slang, 1800s) Vegetables.
  9. (obsolete, UK, US, dialect) Any garden vegetables eaten with meat.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Forby to this entry?)
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Bartlett to this entry?)

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Which the Definition/Meaning of sauce in categoryENGLISH - VERB
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English - Verb

SAUCE (_third-person singular simple present_ SAUCES, _present participle_ SAUCING, _simple past and past participle_ SAUCED) * To add sauce to; to season. * To cause to relish anything, as if with a sauce; to tickle or gratify, as the palate; to please; to stimulate. * Shakespeare Earth, yield me roots; / Who seeks for better of thee, SAUCE his palate / With thy most operant poison! * To make poignant; to give zest, flavour or interest to; to set off; to vary and render attractive. * Sir Philip Sidney Then fell she to SAUCE her desires with threatenings. * (colloquial) To treat with bitter, pert, or tart language; to be impudent or saucy to. * Shakespeare I'll SAUCE her with bitter words. TRANSLATIONS

sauce (third-person singular simple present sauces, present participle saucing, simple past and past participle sauced)

  1. To add sauce to; to season.
  2. To cause to relish anything, as if with a sauce; to tickle or gratify, as the palate; to please; to stimulate.
  3. To make poignant; to give zest, flavour or interest to; to set off; to vary and render attractive.
  4. (colloquial) To treat with bitter, pert, or tart language; to be impudent or saucy to.

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Which the Definition/Meaning of sauce in categoryENGLISH - SEE ALSO
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English - See Also

* bechamel * catsup * coulis * gravy * ketchup * salsa * soy

Which the Definition/Meaning of sauce in categoryENGLISH - ANAGRAMS
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English - Anagrams

* cause, 'cause

Which the Definition/Meaning of sauce in categoryFRENCH - ETYMOLOGY
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French - Etymology

From Old French _sauce_, from Vulgar Latin _salsa_, nominal use of the feminine of Latin _salsus_ (“salted”), perfect participle of _saliō_ (“I salt”), from _sāl_.

From Old French sauce, from Vulgar Latin salsa, nominal use of the feminine of Latin salsus (salted), perfect participle of saliō (I salt), from sāl.

Which the Definition/Meaning of sauce in categoryFRENCH - PRONUNCIATION
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French - Pronunciation

* IPA(key): [sos]

  • IPA(key): [sos]

Which the Definition/Meaning of sauce in categoryFRENCH - NOUN
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French - Noun

SAUCE

sauce

Which the Definition/Meaning of sauce in categoryFRENCH - ANAGRAMS
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French - Anagrams

* cause, causé, sceau

Which the Definition/Meaning of sauce in categoryFRENCH - EXTERNAL LINKS
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French - External Links

* “sauce” in _le Trésor de la langue française informatisé_ (_The Digitized Treasury of the French Language_).

Which the Definition/Meaning of sauce in categoryOLD FRENCH - ETYMOLOGY 1
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Old French - Etymology 1

Latin _salsa_, see above. NOUN SAUCE

Latin salsa, see above.

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sauce

Which the Definition/Meaning of sauce in categoryOLD FRENCH - ETYMOLOGY 2
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Old French - Etymology 2

Latin _salice_, see Spanish below NOUN SAUCE

Latin salice, see Spanish below

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sauce

Which the Definition/Meaning of sauce in categorySPANISH - ETYMOLOGY
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Spanish - Etymology

From Old Spanish _salze_, from Latin _salice_ (compare Catalan _salze_, Italian _salice_, Romanian _salcie_), singular ablative of _salix_ (“willow”).

From Old Spanish salze, from Latin salice (compare Catalan salze, Italian salice, Romanian salcie), singular ablative of salix (willow).

Which the Definition/Meaning of sauce in categorySPANISH - PRONUNCIATION
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Spanish - Pronunciation

* (Castilian) IPA(key): /ˈsau.θe/ * (Others) IPA(key): /ˈsau.se/

Which the Definition/Meaning of sauce in categorySPANISH - NOUN
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Spanish - Noun

SAUCE

sauce

Which the Definition/Meaning of sauce in categorySPANISH - ANAGRAMS
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Spanish - Anagrams

* cause, causé


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