noun Informal.
mashed potatoes: The pork chop comes with string beans and mashed.


unmashed, adjective
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mashed (mæʃt)
slang intoxicated; drunk

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Word Origin & History

late O.E. masc-wyrt "mash-wort, infused malt," from P.Gmc. *maisk- (cf. Swed. mäsk "grains for pigs," Ger. Maisch "crushed grapes," O.E. meox "dung, filth), from PIE *meigh- "to sprinkle" (cf. O.E. miscian "to mix," Skt. mehati "urinates," Gk. omeikhein, L. meiere "to urinate," Pol. miazga "sap").
Originally a word in brewing; general sense of "anything reduced to a soft pulpy consistency" is recorded from 1598. Short for mashed potatoes it is attested from 1904. The verb is O.E. mæscan, from the noun.
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Medical Dictionary

MASH abbr.
Mobile Army Surgical Hospital

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