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Verb: mash  mash
  1. To compress with violence, out of natural shape or condition
    "mash an aluminium can";
    - squash, crush, squelch, squeeze
     
  2. Talk or behave amorously, without serious intentions
    - chat up, flirt, dally, butterfly, coquet, coquette, romance, philander, flirter
     
  3. Reduce to small pieces or particles by pounding or abrading
    "mash the garlic";
    - grind, crunch, bray [archaic], comminute
Noun: mash  mash
  1. A mixture of mashed malt grains and hot water; used in brewing
     
  2. Mixture of ground animal feeds
     
  3. [Brit] Potato that has been peeled and boiled and then mashed
    - mashed potato

Derived forms: mashed, mashing, mashes

Type of: aloo [Asia], break up, feed, feedstuff, fragment, fragmentise [Brit], fragmentize, Irish potato, murphy, potato, press, provender, speak, spud, suspension, talk, tater, tatie [UK, dialect], tattie [UK, dialect], white potato

Encyclopedia: Mash