hash

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1hash

verb \ˈhash\

Definition of HASH

transitive verb
1
a :  to chop (as meat and potatoes) into small pieces
b :  confuse, muddle
2
:  to talk about :  review —often used with over or out <hash over a problem> <hashing out their differences>

Examples of HASH

  1. <he hashed some roast beef, put it in a pie shell, and topped it with a layer of mashed potatoes>
  2. <the bookkeeper had so hashed the figures it took weeks to straighten out the accounts>

Origin of HASH

French hacher, from Old French hachier, from hache battle-ax, of Germanic origin; akin to Old High German hāppa sickle; akin to Greek koptein to cut — more at capon
First Known Use: 1590

Other Food Terms

Reuben, calamari, chuck, curry, edamame, foie gras, hummus, leaven, nonpareil, peel

2hash

noun

Definition of HASH

1
:  chopped food; specifically :  chopped meat mixed with potatoes and browned
2
:  a restatement of something that is already known <the same old hash>
3
a :  hodgepodge, jumble
b :  a confused muddle <made a hash of the whole project>
4
:  pound sign 2

First Known Use of HASH

circa 1663

Other Food Terms

Reuben, calamari, chuck, curry, edamame, foie gras, hummus, leaven, nonpareil, peel

3hash

noun

Definition of HASH

:  hashish

First Known Use of HASH

1955

Other Drug/Tobacco Terms

controlled, flake, herb, key, sodden

hash

noun \ˈhash\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of HASH

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