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What is "burst blueberry sauce"?

I often see "burst XXX sauce," such as "burst tomato sauce."

I have no idea what is "burst" in these cases?

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The berries are burst.

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SnappyI have no idea what is "burst" in these cases?

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Try it, and come back and ask again if you still have questions about the word "burst". Hint: the blueberries burst.

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Rover_KE

The berries are burst.

Do you mean "crush"?

Snappy
Rover_KE

The berries are burst.

Do you mean "crush"?

I'll let Rover_KE respond as he interprets it, but where I live "crush" means you take a fork and crush (poke, squash, squeeze) the berries until they burst. And you may even continue mashing them after they burst. At that point you will certainly have "crushed berries". Then you use them in a recipe.

On the other hand, "burst" means you let them burst naturally as the result of the heat you apply as part of making the recipe. "burst" sounds more to me like boiling the berries until they burst, but I suppose baking might have the same effect.

CJ

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CalifJim
Snappy
Rover_KE

The berries are burst.

Do you mean "crush"?

I'll let Rover_KE respond as he interprets it, but where I live "crush" means you take a fork and crush (poke, squash, squeeze) the berries until they burst. And you may even continue mashing them after they burst. At that point you will certainly have "crushed berries". Then you use them in a recipe.

On the other hand, "burst" means you let them burst naturally as the result of the heat you apply as part of making the recipe. "burst" sounds more to me like boiling the berries until they burst, but I suppose baking might have the same effect.

CJ

Thanks. I know the meaning of "burst." [intransitive, transitive] if something bursts, or if you burst it, it breaks open or apart suddenly and violently so that its contents come out―according to Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English. My point is I did not understand the nuance of "burst" in the context.

SnappyMy point is I did not understand the nuance of "burst" in the context.

OK. Do you understand it now?

CJ

CalifJim
SnappyMy point is I did not understand the nuance of "burst" in the context.

OK. Do you understand it now?

CJ

I do. Thank you.

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