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soused

Syllabification: soused
Pronunciation: /soust
 
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Definition of soused in English:

adjective

1(Of food, especially fish) preserved in a pickling solution or a marinade: soused herring
More example sentences
  • A boned and stuffed quail, on a chestnut and cinnamon risotto with soused figs?
  • Eat the soused herrings cold with plenty of brown bread and butter.
  • Unlike soused herring, pickled herrings are raw when put into the vinegar and pickling spices.
Synonyms
drench, douse, soak, steep, saturate, plunge, immerse, submerge, dip, sink, dunk
pickled, marinated, soaked, steeped
2 informal Drunk: I was soused to the eyeballs
More example sentences
  • Mrs. Marchand was too soused to ask questions of her boarders or recall much information about them.
  • The London managers, however, have planned to throw out all soused writers from the new place.
  • Last night 2 soused cowpunchers had a real slugging knocking down rolling on the floor fight in the joint next door.

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