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Definition 1: mixture of ground animal feeds - [noun denoting food]

(mash is a kind of ...) food for domestic livestock

(... is a kind of mash ) dry mash for poultry

Definition 2: a mixture of mashed malt grains and hot water; used in brewing - [noun denoting substance]

(mash is a kind of ...) a mixture in which fine particles are suspended in a fluid where they are supported by buoyancy

(... is a kind of mash ) a mash with optimum acidity for yeast fermentation; a mixture of old and new mash; used in distilling some whiskeys

Definition 3: reduce to small pieces or particles by pounding or abrading - [verb of change]

Samples where mash or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • grind the spices in a mortar
  • mash the garlic

Synonyms for mash in the sense of this definition

(mash is a kind of ...) break or cause to break into pieces

"The plate fragmented"

(... is a kind of mash ) reduce to pulp

"pulp fruit" "pulp wood"

(... is a kind of mash ) grind, mash or pulverize in a mortar

"pestle the garlic"

(... is a kind of mash ) grind with a mill

"mill grain"

Definition 4: talk or behave amorously, without serious intentions - [verb of communication]

Samples where mash or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • The guys always try to chat up the new secretaries
  • My husband never flirts with other women

Synonyms for mash in the sense of this definition

(mash is a kind of ...) exchange thoughts; talk with

"We often talk business" "Actions talk louder than words"

(... is a kind of mash ) engage in amorous play

(... is a kind of mash ) act seductively with (someone)

Definition 5: to compress with violence, out of natural shape or condition - [verb of contact]

Samples where mash or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • crush an aluminum can
  • squeeze a lemon

Synonyms for mash in the sense of this definition

(mash is a kind of ...) exert pressure or force to or upon

"He pressed down on the boards" "press your thumb on this spot"

(... is a kind of mash ) twist, squeeze, or compress in order to extract liquid

"wring the towels"

(... is a kind of mash ) crush or grind with a heavy instrument

"stamp fruit extract the juice"

(... is a kind of mash ) crush with a steamroller as if to level

"steamroller the road"

(... is a kind of mash ) crush as if by treading on

"tread grapes to make wine"

(... is a kind of mash ) crush together or collapse

"In the accident, the cars telescoped" "my hiking sticks telescope and can be put into the backpack"

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