meat and potatoes

noun, plural in form but singular or plural in construction

Definition of meat and potatoes

  1. :  the most interesting or fundamental part :  meat 4

1951

First Known Use of meat and potatoes

1951


MEAT AND POTATOES Defined for English Language Learners

meat and potatoes

noun, plural in form but singular or plural in construction

Definition of meat and potatoes for English Language Learners

  • : the most basic or important part of something


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