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French dressing

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[mass noun]
  • 1A salad dressing of vinegar, oil, and seasonings: he whipped up a small quantity of French dressing [count noun]: they started with avocados and a French dressing
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    • What we've got now is a place to go to dinner where you can order seafood soup glistening with sea cucumbers while your date has a nice filet mignon and a salad with some homemade French dressing.
    • I ordered chicken fried steak, green beans, mashed potatoes and a chef salad with French dressing and a Diet Coke.
    • I wouldn't have salad that had been within five feet of French dressing before.
  • 1.1North American A sweet, creamy salad dressing commercially prepared from oil, tomato puree, and spices.
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    • On the side are shredded iceberg, two big tomato slices, a plastic ramekin of bright orange vinaigrette that's less sweet than French dressing, and a pile of fries.
    • Remember the French dressing and tomato sauce this week.

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Pronunciation: skəʊʃ
a small amount; a little