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sauce

Synonyms of sauce in English:

noun

  • 1 serve with a piquant sauce and redcurrant jelly
  • 2British informal ‘I'll have less of your sauce,’ said Aunt Edie
    [Antonyms] politeness, respectfulness
  • 3North American informal she's been on the sauce for years
    alcohol, liquor, alcoholic drink, strong drink, intoxicating drink, spirits
    British informalwallop
    Northern English & Irish informalsup
    North American informaljuice
    Australian/New Zealand informalgrog
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