goulash

2 ENTRIES FOUND:

gou·lash

noun \ˈgü-ˌläsh, -ˌlash\

: a dish of meat, vegetables, and paprika that is slowly cooked in liquid

: a mixture of different things

Full Definition of GOULASH

1
:  a stew made with meat (as beef), assorted vegetables, and paprika
2
:  a round in bridge played with hands produced by a redistribution of previously dealt cards
3
:  a mixture of heterogeneous elements :  jumble

Examples of GOULASH

  1. a goulash of facts and figures

Origin of GOULASH

Hungarian gulyás, short for gulyáshús, literally, herdsman's meat
First Known Use: 1866

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