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hash browns

noun plural

Simple Definition of hash browns

  • : boiled potatoes that have been cut up, mixed with chopped onions and fat, and fried until brown

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of hash browns

  1. :  boiled potatoes that have been diced, mixed with chopped onions and shortening, and fried usually until they form a browned cake —called also hash brown potatoes, hashed brown potatoes, hashed browns

1951

First Known Use of hash browns

1951


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