follow Dictionary.com

Quiz: Remember the definition of mal de mer?

dipping sauce

noun

a condiment used for dunking breads, vegetables, meats and seafood, and other finger food

Examples

Aioli is my favorite dipping sauce for French fries.

Word Origin

1948

Usage Note

cooking

Dictionary.com's 21st Century Lexicon
Copyright © 2003-2014 Dictionary.com, LLC
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Word Value for dipping

13
17
Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for dipping sauce