What does SOY mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. soy, soybean, soya bean(noun)

    a source of oil; used for forage and soil improvement and as food

  2. soy, soya, soybean, soya bean, soybean plant, soja, soja bean, Glycine max(noun)

    erect bushy hairy annual herb having trifoliate leaves and purple to pink flowers; extensively cultivated for food and forage and soil improvement but especially for its nutritious oil-rich seeds; native to Asia

  3. soy sauce, soy(noun)

    thin sauce made of fermented soy beans

  4. soy, soybean, soya, soya bean(noun)

    the most highly proteinaceous vegetable known; the fruit of the soybean plant is used in a variety of foods and as fodder (especially as a replacement for animal protein)

Wiktionary

  1. soy(Noun)

    A Chinese and Japanese liquid sauce for fish, made by subjecting boiled beans to long fermentation and then long digestion in salt and water. US preference is the term soy sauce.

    I like a little soy with my rice.

  2. soy(Noun)

    Soybeans. Often used attributively.

  3. Origin: Probably via soja, from a variant of (, shōyu), from Chinese (jiàngyóu), from ‘bean paste’ + ‘oil’.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Soy(noun)

    a Chinese and Japanese liquid sauce for fish, etc., made by subjecting boiled beans (esp. soja beans), or beans and meal, to long fermentation and then long digestion in salt and water

  2. Soy(noun)

    the soja, a kind of bean. See Soja

Freebase

  1. Soy

    Soy is the debut CD by Cynthia. It was released on June 26, 2006. She said that the album 'is to sing in the car, or in a den at home and the single 'Soy' is a way to go to the public and say that I accept'. With the collaboration of Yahir the album won first place in the Desafio de Estrellas.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Soy

    soi, n. a thick and piquant sauce made from the seeds of the soy bean or pea, a native of China, Japan, and the Moluccas.—Also Soo′ja. [Jap. si-yan, Chin. shi-yu.]

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Soy

    a sauce or condiment used in Japan and China; prepared from a bean which is extensively cultivated in those countries.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of SOY in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of SOY in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. James A Michener, Iberia:

    Yo soy un anima infeliz,Perdida en este mundo atormendo. I am a miserable spirit lost in this tormented world.

  2. Wang Fuqing:

    Soy prices have picked up and with government soy subsidies, we may be able to make 700 yuan-800 yuan ($108-$124) per hectare.

  3. Alice May Brock:

    Tomatoes and oregano make it Italian wine and tarragon make it French. Sour cream makes it Russian lemon and cinnamon make it Greek. Soy sauce makes it Chinese garlic makes it good.

  4. Alice May Brock:

    Tomatoes and oregano make it Italian; wine and tarragon make it French. Sour cream makes it Russian; lemon and cinnamon make it Greek. Soy sauce makes it Chinese; garlic makes it good.

  5. Jenna Stangland:

    As we go into a lot of vegan and vegetarian products, like when they use that soy to make a meat patty and it's not just soybeans that are in there but it's also additional soy product to make it into a meat patty, then that's where I would say it's more processed.

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