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1mash

verb \ˈmash\

Definition of MASH

transitive verb
1
a :  to reduce to a soft pulpy state by beating or pressure
b :  crush, smash <mash a finger>
2
:  to subject (as crushed malt) to the action of water with heating and stirring in preparing wort

First Known Use of MASH

13th century

Other Alcoholic Beverage Terms

finish, gimlet, mull, sake, setup, sommelier, syllabub, vintner, wassail

2mash

noun

Definition of MASH

1
:  a mixture of ground feeds for livestock
2
:  crushed malt or grain meal steeped and stirred in hot water to produce wort
3
:  a soft pulpy mass
4
British :  mashed potatoes

Origin of MASH

Middle English mash-, from Old English māx-; akin to Middle High German meisch mash
First Known Use: 1577

Other Alcoholic Beverage Terms

finish, gimlet, mull, sake, setup, sommelier, syllabub, vintner, wassail

3mash

noun

Definition of MASH

:  crush 4

Origin of MASH

perhaps from 1mash
First Known Use: 1870

4mash

verb

Definition of MASH

transitive verb
:  to flirt with or seek the affection of

First Known Use of MASH

1877

MASH

abbreviation

Definition of MASH

mobile army surgical hospital
MASH Defined for Kids

1mash

verb \ˈmash\
mashedmash·ing

Definition of MASH for Kids

:  to make into a soft mass

2mash

noun

Definition of MASH for Kids

1
:  a mixture of ground feeds used for feeding livestock
2
:  a mass of something made soft by beating or crushing
3
:  a wet mixture of crushed malt or grain used to make alcoholic drinks

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