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Definition of brown sauce in English:

noun

[mass noun]
1A savoury sauce made with fat and flour cooked to a brown colour.
Example sentences
  • Try the sliced trotter in brown sauce or the sliced beef in brown sauce.
  • The emphasis is on home-made dishes: corned beef hash with Tracy's own brown sauce; sandwiches with turkey and ham cooked on the premises; soup and freshly-baked bread; quiche and more.
  • It was a plate of Icelandic lobster tails and lamb served with a tomato/zucchini salsa, roasted potatoes and some brown sauce.
2A commercially prepared relish containing vinegar and spices.
Example sentences
  • Being highly concentrated, Worcester sauce is employed mostly as a condiment or an ingredient rather than as a relish like the brown sauce which it superficially resembles.
  • There is apparently a similar line running through the Central Belt, where the preference for vinegar with chips morphs into the craving for brown sauce with them.
  • Daily newspapers were on the rack, including the Pattaya Mail, of course, while on the table were the usual condiments, including brown sauce and ketchup.

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