Catsup
Catchup Catch"up, Catsup Cat"sup, n. [Probably of East Indian origin, because it was originally a kind of East Indian pickles. Cf. also Malay k[e^]chap fish sauce. --MW10.] A pureed table sauce made predominantly from tomatoes, flavored with onions, sugar, salt and spices; called also {tomato ketchup}. The term is also applied to pureed sauces containing mushrooms, walnuts, etc., being called in such cases {mushroom ketchup}, {walnut ketchup}, etc. [Written also {ketchup}.] [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • catsup — (ingl.; pronunc. «cátsup») m. Ketchup …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Catsup — Cat sup (k[a^]t s[u^]p), n. Same as {Catchup}, and {Ketchup}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • cátsup — → kétchup …   Diccionario panhispánico de dudas

  • catsup — [kat′səp] n. KETCHUP …   English World dictionary

  • catsup — /kat seuhp, kech euhp, kach /, n. ketchup. * * * ▪ condiment also spelled  Ketchup,         spicy liquid condiment widely used in the United States and Great Britain. U.S. catsup is a sweet puree of tomatoes, onions, and green peppers flavoured… …   Universalium

  • catsup — esp. US var. of KETCHUP. * * * catsup [catsup] ; » ↑ketchup * * * catsup = catchup and ketchup …   Useful english dictionary

  • catsup — ketchup ketch up, n. [Probably of East Indian origin, because it was originally a kind of East Indian pickles. Cf. also Malay k[e^]chap fish sauce. MW10.] A pureed table sauce made predominantly from tomatoes, flavored with onions, sugar, salt… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • cátsup — {{#}}{{LM C07665}}{{〓}} {{[}}cátsup{{]}} ‹cát·sup› {{◆}}(pl. cátsups){{◇}} {{《}}▍ s.m.{{》}} → {{↑}}kétchup{{↓}}. {{★}}{{\}}ETIMOLOGÍA:{{/}} Del inglés ketchup, y este del chino kôechiap (salsa de pescado en escabeche) …   Diccionario de uso del español actual con sinónimos y antónimos

  • catsup — variant of ketchup …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • catsup — noun Variant of ketchup …   Wiktionary

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