Definition of hash out
1 or hash over : to talk about (something) : discuss (something) The detectives hashed out their theories about who committed the murder. They've spent quite a bit of time hashing over the problem. We need to sit down and hash things out.
2 : to find (a solution) by talking Their lawyers hashed out a resolution.
3 : to solve (a problem) by talking We were finally able to hash out our differences.
Word by Word Definitions
: to chop (as meat and potatoes) into small pieces
: confuse, muddle
: to talk about : review
: chopped food
: chopped meat mixed with potatoes and browned
: a restatement of something that is already known
: in a direction away from the inside or center
: from among others
: eject, oust
: to identify publicly as being such secretly
: to identify as being a closet homosexual
: used as a function word to indicate an outward movement
: situated outside : external
: situated at a distance : outlying
: one who is out of office or power or on the outside
: an act or instance of putting a player out or of being put out in baseball
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