sauerbraten

[souuh r-braht-n, sou-er-; German zou-uhr-braht-n]

noun

a pot roast of beef, marinated before cooking in a mixture of vinegar, sugar, and seasonings.

Nearby words

  1. saud,
  2. saud, ibn,
  3. saudade,
  4. saudi,
  5. saudi arabia,
  6. sauerkraut,
  7. sauger,
  8. saugh,
  9. saugus,
  10. sauk

Origin of sauerbraten

1885–90, Americanism; < German, equivalent to sauer sour + Braten roast

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British Dictionary definitions for sauerbraten

sauerbraten

noun

beef marinated in vinegar, sugar, and seasonings, and then braised

Word Origin for sauerbraten

German, from sauer sour + Braten roast

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