What is another word for vinaigrette?

Pronunciation: [vˌɪne͡ɪɡɹˈɛt] (IPA)

Vinaigrette is a classic dressing that is commonly used to add flavor to salads and other dishes. However, there are many other words that can be used to describe this type of dressing. Some common synonyms for vinaigrette include dressing, sauce, marinade, condiment, salsa, dip, and relish. Each of these words can be used to describe different types of dressings or sauces that are similar to vinaigrette. For example, a marinade may be made with similar ingredients as vinaigrette, but it is used to flavor meat or other proteins before cooking. Similarly, a relish may be made with vinegar and oil, but it may also include other ingredients like fruits, vegetables, or herbs.

What are the hypernyms for Vinaigrette?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.

Usage examples for Vinaigrette

Had Mrs. Livingstone been less indignant, there would undoubtedly have ensued a clamorous call for hartshorn and vinaigrette, but as it was, she started up, and confronting the young man, she exclaimed, How dare you ask such a thing?
"'Lena Rivers"
Mary J. Holmes
Thinking that she might be really ill I played my part properly, and brought her to herself by sprinkling her with cold water and putting my vinaigrette to her nose.
"The Memoires of Casanova, Complete The Rare Unabridged London Edition Of 1894, plus An Unpublished Chapter of History, By Arthur Symons"
Jacques Casanova de Seingalt
The bead and the paper I had dropped into my vinaigrette, which fortunately hung at my side.
"The House in the Mist"
Anna Katharine Green

Famous quotes with Vinaigrette

  • People aren't either wicked or noble," the hook-handed man said. They're like chef's salad, with good things and bad things chopped and mixed together in a vinaigrette of confusion and conflict.
    Daniel Handler

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