how to pronounce applesauce


audio example by a male speaker

audio example by a female speaker

the above transcription of applesauce is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association; you can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

applesauce is pronounced in three syllables

press buttons with phonetic symbols to learn how to precisely pronounce each sound of applesauce

example pitch curve for pronunciation of applesauce


test your pronunciation of applesauce

press the "test" button to check how closely you can replicate the pitch of a native speaker in your pronunciation of applesauce

video examples of applesauce pronunciation

An example use of applesauce in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… as applesauce or pudding and have the …”

meanings of applesauce


  1. Nonsense, balderdash, bunk, piffle.
  2. Alternative spelling of apple sauce.


  1. Nonsense!.

applesauce frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word applesauce occurs in english on average 2.3 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics applesauce can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that applesauce can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

2) food and health;

words with pronunciation similar to applesauce


Did this page help you?