masher

noun (1)
mash·​er | \ ˈma-shər How to pronounce masher (audio) \

Definition of masher

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: one that mashes a potato masher

masher

noun (2)

Definition of masher (Entry 2 of 2)

: a man who makes passes at women

First Known Use of masher

Noun (1)

1591, in the meaning defined above

Noun (2)

1875, in the meaning defined above

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“Masher.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/masher. Accessed 7 Jun. 2020.

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