- sauce espagnole,
- sauce for the goose is sauce for the gander, what's,
- sauce suprême,
- saucer dome,
Origin of sauced
verb (used with object), sauced, sauc·ing.
Origin of sauce
Examples from the Web for sauced
It was sauced with a savage appetite purchased by hard riding the day before, and refreshing sleep in a pure atmosphere.The Innocents Abroad|Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens)
Let gentle admonicion be oure rodde, and sometyme chydyng also, but sauced wyth mekenes, not bitternes.The Education of Children|Desiderius Erasmus
He is told to be cautious, and we catch him writing a letter to you, and we foil the attempt, and get sauced at for our pains.Mattie:--A Stray (Vol 3 of 3)|Frederick William Robinson
Sadie, having "sauced" her landlady, found it wise to change her quarters.Winnie Childs|C. N. Williamson
In taking the money the clerk had sauced him and he had retaliated to the best of his ability.The Mystery of the Clasped Hands|Guy Boothby
Word Origin for sauce
mid-14c., from Old French sauce, sausse, from Latin salsa "things salted, salt food," noun use of fem. singular or neuter plural of adjective salsus "salted," from past participle of Old Latin sallere "to salt," from sal (genitive salis) "salt" (see salt (n.)).
mid-15c., "to season," from sauce (n.). From 1862 as "to speak impertinently." Related: Sauced; saucing.
In addition to the idiom beginning with sauce
- sauce for the goose is sauce for the gander, what's
- hit the bottle (sauce)