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noun [countable/uncountable] sauce pronunciation in American English /sɔs/ 
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pluralsauces
  1. 1
    a liquid food that you put on other foods to give them a particular flavor

    soy/tomato/mint sauce

    ice cream with chocolate sauce

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  2. 2

    the sauce

    American old-fashioned alcoholic drinks
    hit the sauce (=drink a lot):

    He's been hitting the sauce a lot lately, hasn't he?

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