mash
Pronunciation Noun

mash

  1. (uncountable) A mass of mixed ingredients reduced to a soft pulpy state by beating or pressure; a mass of anything in a soft pulpy state.
  2. (brewing) Ground or bruised malt, or meal of rye, wheat, corn, or other grain (or a mixture of malt and meal) steeped and stirred in hot water for making the wort.
  3. Mashed potatoes.
  4. A mixture of meal or bran and water fed to animals.
  5. (obsolete) A mess; trouble.
Translations Translations Translations Verb

mash (mashes, present participle mashing; past and past participle mashed)

  1. (transitive) To convert into a mash; to reduce to a soft pulpy state by beating or pressure
    We had fun mashing apples in a mill.
    The potatoes need to be mashed.
  2. (transitive) In brewing, to convert (for example malt, or malt and meal) into the mash which makes wort.
  3. (ambitransitive) To press down hard (on).
    to mash on a bicycle pedal
  4. (transitive, southern US, informal) To press.
  5. (transitive, UK, mostly, Northern England) To prepare a cup of tea in a teapot; to brew (tea).
    • 1913, D.H. Lawrence, Sons and Lovers, chapter 10
      He took the kettle off the fire and mashed the tea.
  6. (intransitive, archaic) To act violently.
Translations Translations Translations Noun

mash (plural mashes)

  1. (obsolete) A mesh.
Verb

mash (mashes, present participle mashing; past and past participle mashed)

  1. to flirt, to make eyes, to make romantic advances
Noun

mash (plural mashes)

  1. (obsolete) an infatuation, a crush, a fancy
  2. (obsolete) a dandy, a masher
  3. (obsolete) the object of one’s affections (either sex)

MASH
Pronunciation
  • (British) IPA: /mæʃ/, [maʃ]
  • (America) IPA: /mæʃ/
Noun
  1. Acronym of Mobile Army Surgical Hospital

Mash
Proper noun
  1. Surname



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