hotchpotch

noun hotch·potch \ ˈhäch-ˌpäch \
Updated on: 31 Mar 2018

Definition of hotchpotch

1 a : a thick soup or stew of vegetables, potatoes, and usually meat
2 : hotchpot

Examples of hotchpotch in a Sentence

  1. Sunday supper was a hotchpotch of leftovers.

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Origin and Etymology of hotchpotch

Middle English hochepot, from Anglo-French, from hocher to shake + pot pot



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