noun bur·goo \ˈbər-ˌgü, (ˌ)bər-ˈ\

Definition of burgoo



  1. 1 :  oatmeal gruel

  2. 2 :  hardtack and molasses cooked together

  3. 3a :  a stew or thick soup of meat and vegetables originally served at outdoor gatheringsb :  a picnic at which burgoo is served

Origin and Etymology of burgoo

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First Known Use: 1700

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