Associations to the word «Sauce»

Pictures for the word «Sauce»


SAUCE, noun. A liquid (often thickened) condiment or accompaniment to food.
SAUCE, noun. (UK) (Australia) tomato sauce (similar to US tomato ketchup), as in:
SAUCE, noun. (slang) (usually "the") Alcohol, booze.
SAUCE, noun. (bodybuilding) Anabolic steroids.
SAUCE, noun. (art) A soft crayon for use in stump drawing or in shading with the stump.
SAUCE, noun. (internet slang) Alternative form of source used when requesting the source of an image.
SAUCE, noun. (dated) Cheek; impertinence; backtalk; sass.
SAUCE, noun. (US) (obsolete slang) (1800s) Vegetables.
SAUCE, noun. (obsolete) (UK) (US) (dialect) Any garden vegetables eaten with meat.
SAUCE, verb. To add sauce to; to season.
SAUCE, verb. To cause to relish anything, as if with a sauce; to tickle or gratify, as the palate; to please; to stimulate.
SAUCE, verb. To make poignant; to give zest, flavour or interest to; to set off; to vary and render attractive.
SAUCE, verb. (colloquial) To treat with bitter, pert, or tart language; to be impudent or saucy to.
SAUCE BOAT, noun. Synonym of gravy boat.
SAUCE BOATS, noun. Plural of sauce boat

Dictionary definition

SAUCE, noun. Flavorful relish or dressing or topping served as an accompaniment to food.
SAUCE, verb. Behave saucily or impudently towards.
SAUCE, verb. Dress (food) with a relish.
SAUCE, verb. Add zest or flavor to, make more interesting; "sauce the roast".

Wise words

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