hash browns

plural noun

Definition of hash browns

  1. :  boiled potatoes that have been diced or shredded, 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


HASH BROWNS Defined for English Language Learners

hash browns

plural noun

Definition of hash browns for English Language Learners

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


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