mash note


Definition of mash note

: a usually sentimental or effusive note or letter expressing affection for the recipient

Examples of mash note in a Sentence

Her glowing review of his performance reads like a mash note from a lovesick fan.
Recent Examples on the Web Too much of the 16 hours, however, reads like individual profiles of and mash notes to country stars. Brian Lowry, CNN, "'Country Music' registers on lower scale of Ken Burns documentaries," 15 Sep. 2019 Rubbed with cumin and garlic and tanned on a charcoal grill, the bird is a little mash note to Lima, even more so in the company of yucca that has been fried so the outside is crisp and the center is fluffy. Tom Sietsema, Washington Post, "Tom Sietsema’s 8 favorite places to eat right now," 21 Aug. 2019 Among her admirers were Harry Belafonte, Burl Ives, and Woody Guthrie, who sent a five-page mash note. Brett Martin, Outside Online, "Katie Lee, Our Lady of Glen Canyon," 24 May 2018 An obsequious foodie mash note masquerading as a documentary, Koki Shigeno’s film lionizes the humble noodle soup and Osamu Tomita, four-time winner of the best ramen in Japan., "Capsule movie reviews," 5 Apr. 2018

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First Known Use of mash note

1890, in the meaning defined above

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“Mash note.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 16 Jan. 2021.

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English Language Learners Definition of mash note

US, informal : a note or letter that expresses love or affection for the person who receives it

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