over- + sauce
oversauce (third-person singular simple present oversauces, present participle oversaucing, simple past and past participle oversauced)
- (transitive) To cover (food) with too much sauce.
- 2007 October 17, Mark Bittman, “Serving Pasta? Forget What You Learned”, New York Times:
- I am not suggesting that we return to oversauced baked ziti with sausages, mozzarella-laden lasagna or spaghetti under three handball-size meatballs.