au jus

EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Borrowing from French au jus (with the juice)

AdjectiveEdit

au jus (not comparable)

  1. (of a sandwich) prepared or served with the jus from roasted meat

Etymology 2Edit

From the adjective, through misinterpretation of it as a noun.

NounEdit

au jus (uncountable)

  1. the jus itself, when something is served au jus
Last modified on 7 March 2013, at 23:28