Definition of hot sauce in English:

hot sauce

Syllabification: hot sauce


chiefly North American
A spicy sauce or condiment made with chili peppers: he puts hot sauce on everything capsaicin is the same substance that gives chilies and hot sauces their heat
More example sentences
  • I'm a very picky eater, so I don't eat any offbeat foods really, unless you consider hot sauce on everything weird
  • I had a bottle of hot sauce at the ready if needed, but the chicken had a nice amount of kick to it already.
  • The hot sauce industry was among the 10 US industries with the fastest growth from 2002-2012, with revenues that increased approximately 9.3 % per year.

Definition of hot sauce in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove ads and access premium resources

Word of the day deictic
Pronunciation: ˈdīktik
denoting a word whose meaning depends on context...