béarnaisesauce

bé•ar•naise′ sauce`
[[t]bɛrˈneɪz, -ˈnɛz, ˌbeɪ ər-[/t]] n.
coo a thick sauce of egg yolks, butter, vinegar, wine, shallots, and tarragon
Etymology: < F, =Béarn district in SW France +-aise, fem. of -ais -ese

From formal English to slang. 2014.

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  • béarnaisesauce — béar·naise sauce (bâr nāzʹ, bā är , ər ) n. A sauce of butter and egg yolks that is flavored with vinegar, wine, shallots, tarragon, and chervil.   [French béarnaise, feminine of béarnais of Béarn.] * * * …   Universalium

  • bearnaisesauce — bear|naise|sauce (el. bearnaisesovs) sb., n, r, rne …   Dansk ordbog

  • bearnaisesovs — bear|naise|sovs (el. bearnaisesauce) sb., en, e el. er, ene el. erne …   Dansk ordbog

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