Irish stew

noun

: a stew having as its principal ingredients meat (such as lamb), potatoes, and onions in a thick gravy

Word History

First Known Use

1799, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of Irish stew was in 1799

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“Irish stew.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Irish%20stew. Accessed 9 Dec. 2022.

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