law as a system or in the abstract.
Other definitions for jus (2 of 2)
- Compare au jus.
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Add the water and, using a wooden spatula, create a jus by stirring up some of the caramelized bits.A sheet-pan shortcut for Chicago-style Italian sausage sandwiches with peppers and onions | Daniela Galarza | June 24, 2021 | Washington Post
The jus “starts off as beef broth and then it keeps getting richer and richer” with every dunk of roast beef.
A puddle of lamb jus, fortified with red wine and port, intensifies the splurge.If you think fine dining is on pause, Imperfecto would beg to differ | Tom Sietsema | May 7, 2021 | Washington Post
Spoon a few dots of jus around the squab and sprinkle a pinch of vadouvan spice onto the plate.
Chop the wings and bones into 1-inch (2.5cm) pieces, rinse with cold water, pat dry, and reserve, chilled, for the jus.
For the Vadouvan jus Heat the olive oil in a medium saucepan over high heat.
Jumbo crabmeat and avocado, Colorado rack of lamb with tarragon jus, and Parmesan polenta cake was eaten by candlelight.
When contacted for a comment, jus Ske emailed: "Keep me out of it."
It is clear from the above that if Mendelssohn failed to give Chopin his due, Chopin did more than apply the jus talionis.Frederick Chopin as a Man and Musician | Frederick Niecks
Some mornin' I'll wake up an' know jus' what to do, an' that I'll do.Mr. Dooley in Peace and in War | Finley Peter Dunne
He's tole me all de whole beez-nesse—jus' lak you hear me now.Humour of the North | Lawrence J. Burpee
Why ye durned little fool ye, don't ye know Charley's jus put them dogs yar to git 'em kept.Watch Yourself Go By | Al. G. Field
Ye furgit who ye got the houns from an' can't git yer money back, ye're out jus thet much.Watch Yourself Go By | Al. G. Field
British Dictionary definitions for jus (1 of 2)
a right, power, or authority
law in the abstract or as a system, as distinguished from specific enactments
British Dictionary definitions for jus (2 of 2)
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