Russian dressing
noun Date: 1915 a dressing (as of mayonnaise or oil and vinegar) with added chili sauce, chopped pickles, or pimientos

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  • Russian dressing — ☆ Russian dressing n. mayonnaise mixed with chili sauce, chopped pickles, pimentos, etc.: used as a salad dressing …   English World dictionary

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  • Russian dressing — El Russian dressing (denominado en castellano como aliño ruso) es un aliño de ensalada muy típico de la cocina estadounidense compuesto a base de mahonesa o yogurt con kétchup, rábano, pimientos y cebolleta así como otras especias según gusto del …   Wikipedia Español

  • Russian dressing — a sharp mayonnaise dressing containing chopped pickles, chili sauce or ketchup, pimientos, etc. [1920 25] * * * …   Universalium

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  • Russian dressing — Rus′sian dress′ing n. coo a mayonnaise dressing containing chili sauce, chopped pickles, pimientos, and other ingredients • Etymology: 1920–25 …   From formal English to slang

  • Russian dressing — /rʌʃən ˈdrɛsɪŋ/ (say rushuhn dresing) noun a sharp tasting mayonnaise dressing prepared by the addition of chopped pickles, chilli sauce, pimentos, etc …   Australian English dictionary

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  • Russian salad — noun A salad of mixed vegetables, diced and served with a Russian dressing • • • Main Entry: ↑Russian * * * ˌRussian ˈsalad 7 [Russian salad] noun uncountable …   Useful english dictionary

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