hodgepodge

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noun hodge·podge \ˈhäj-ˌpäj\

Definition of hodgepodge

  1. :  a heterogeneous mixture :  jumble <a hodgepodge of styles>

Examples of hodgepodge in a sentence

  1. <the exhibit was a hodgepodge of mediocre art, bad art, and really bad art>

Origin and Etymology of hodgepodge

alteration of hotchpotch


First Known Use: 15th century


HODGEPODGE Defined for English Language Learners

hodgepodge

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noun hodge·podge \ˈhäj-ˌpäj\

Definition of hodgepodge for English Language Learners

  • : a mixture of different things


HODGEPODGE Defined for Kids

hodgepodge

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noun hodge·podge \ˈhäj-ˌpäj\

Definition of hodgepodge for Students

  1. :  a disorderly mixture



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