Definition of mush noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//mʌʃ//
    ; NAmE NAmE//mʌʃ//
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  1. 1[uncountable, singular] (usually disapproving) a soft thick mass or mixture The vegetables had turned to mush. The ground was a mush of wet leaves. His insides suddenly felt like mush.
  2. 2 [uncountable] (North American English) a type of thick porridge made from corn (maize )
  3. Word Originlate 17th cent. (referring to a thick porridge): apparently a variant of mash.