What does the word catsup mean?

Usage examples for catsup

  1. Little dreaming of the magnitude of the moment, I brought together English mustard and the American tomato catsup, in proportions which for reasons that will be made obvious I do not here disclose, together with three other and lesser condiments whose identity also must remain a secret. – Ruggles of Red Gap by Harry Leon Wilson
  2. Tomato Catsup or Celery Sauce may also be used in serving Mock Oysters. – School and Home Cooking by Carlotta C. Greer
  3. At Dijon in France where the best mixed continental Mustard is made, the condiment is seasoned with various spices and savouries, such as Anchovies, Capers, Tarragon, Catsup of Walnuts, or Mushrooms, and the liquors of other pickles. – Herbal Simples Approved for Modern Uses of Cure by William Thomas Fernie