Definition of mash :
1. A mass of mixed ingredients reduced to a soft pulpy state by beating or pressure; a mass of anything in a soft pulpy state. Specifically ( 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.
2. A mesh.
3. A mess; trouble.
4. A mixture of meal or bran and water fed to animals.
5. To convert into a mash; to reduce to a soft pulpy state by beating or pressure; to bruise; to crush; as, to mash apples in a mill, or potatoes with a pestle. Specifically ( Brewing), to convert, as malt, or malt and meal, into the mash which makes wort.
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mix (part of speech: verb)
pulp (part of speech: verb)
pulpiness (part of speech: noun)
mixture (part of speech: noun)
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- Mash them soft with a spoon, put them in a bag, and squeeze out the juice. - "Seventy-Five Receipts for Pastry Cakes, and Sweetmeats", Miss Leslie.
- When the birds are fed scratch grain, as indicated, they will naturally eat enough mash from the open hoppers to meet their requirements. - "Pratt's Practical Pointers on the Care of Livestock and Poultry", Pratt Food Co..
- If we only knowed when dey don't stands right under him, we would shove off de end off and let him drop onto dem and mash 'em all! - "The Lost Trail", Edward S. Ellis.