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hash

hash

 
pronunciation:
haesh
parts of speech:
noun, transitive verb
phrases:
settle someone's hash, hash over
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: a dish of chopped or minced food, usu. meat and vegetables that have already been cooked once, that is browned by frying or is reheated in gravy.
definition 2: a muddle or mess.
He made a hash of our arguments.
similar words:
botch, jumble, mess, mishmash
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phrase: settle someone's hash
 
part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: hashed, hashes, hashing
definition 1: to chop or mince (food).
similar words:
chop, mince
definition 2: to mangle or make a confused jumble of (ideas, writing, or the like).
similar words:
hack, mangle, mess
definition 3: (informal) to review or consider thoroughly (usu. fol. by out).
We hashed out the details for the celebration.
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