shepherd's pie

noun
a baked dish of ground or diced meat with a crust of mashed potatoes.

Origin:
1895–1900

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shepherd's pie
 
n
chiefly (Brit) Also called: cottage pie a baked dish of minced meat covered with mashed potato

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Example sentences
Next make a mash with milk and some butter as usual, prepare into a shepherd's pie and have it baked.
Main entrees include steaks, jumbo crab cakes, shepherd's pie and pasta.
If you're in the mood to hear live music, start your night at this spot, where you can dig into tasty shepherd's pie.
McCarthy said he plans to innovate by adding coffee and shepherd's pie to the beer-heavy menu.
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