Definition of applesauce in English:


Syllabification: ap·ple·sauce
Pronunciation: /ˈapəlˌsôs


  • 1A puree of stewed apples, typically sweetened.
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    • Other main courses included chicken in a white wine and mushroom sauce; and breaded escalope of pork with a home-made apple sauce.
    • Such a mini-orchard looks beautiful and provides between 200 and 300 apples to eat fresh or to use in apple pies and apple sauce from mid-August through October.
    • I fed him some jarred baby food and apple sauce and helped him drink formula from a sippy cup.
  • 2North American informal Nonsense: Equal Opportunity for All—Elmer says that’s all applesauce
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    • Oh, Chicago, what a load of applesauce!
    • Perhaps it's a bunch of applesauce.
    • I've always thought blogs were a load of applesauce, but I look forward to reading more of yours.

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