soubise

[ soo-beez ]
/ suˈbiz /
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noun

a brown or white sauce containing strained or puréed onions and served with meat.

Nearby words

  1. sou marqué,
  2. sou'wester,
  3. sou-sou,
  4. sou.,
  5. souari nut,
  6. soubresaut,
  7. soubrette,
  8. soubriquet,
  9. soucar,
  10. souchong

Origin of soubise

1770–80; < French, named after Prince Charles Soubise (1715–87), marshal of France

Also called soubise sauce.

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British Dictionary definitions for soubise

soubise

/ (suːˈbiːz) /

noun

a purée of onions mixed into a thick white sauce and served over eggs, fish, etcAlso called: soubise sauce

Word Origin for soubise

C18: named after Charles de Rohan Soubise (1715–87), marshal of France

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