mashed potato
mashed potato mashed potato, n. the name of a dance, briefly popular in the 1960's. [1913 Webster]

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  • mashed potato — UK [ˌmæʃt pəˈteɪtəʊ] / US [ˌmæʃt pəˈteɪtoʊ] or mashed potatoes UK / US noun [uncountable] potatoes boiled in water, crushed, and then mixed with milk and butter until they are smooth …   English dictionary

  • Mashed potato — This article is about the food. For other uses, see Mashed potato (disambiguation). Mashed potatoes on a plate …   Wikipedia

  • Mashed Potato — This article is about the dance craze. For other uses, including the food, see Mashed potato (disambiguation). The Mashed Potato is a dance move which was a popular dance craze of 1962. It was danced to songs such as Dee Dee Sharp s Mashed Potato …   Wikipedia

  • mashed potato — noun potato that has been peeled and boiled and then mashed • Hypernyms: ↑potato, ↑white potato, ↑Irish potato, ↑murphy, ↑spud, ↑tater * * * mashed potato UK [ˌmæʃt pəˈteɪtəʊ] US [ˌmæʃt pəˈteɪtoʊ] nou …   Useful english dictionary

  • mashed potato — noun Potato that has been boiled and mashed to a pulpy consistency …   Wiktionary

  • mashed potato — also mashed potatoes noun (U) potatoes that have been boiled and then crushed until they are smooth …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • Mashed Potato — noun A dance popular from 1962 through the mid 1960s …   Wiktionary

  • Mashed potato (disambiguation) — Mashed potato is a common way of serving potato, made by mashing boiled potatoes. Mashed potato or mashed potatoes may also refer to: Mashed Potato, a dance move that was popular during the early 1960s (Do the) Mashed Potatoes, a 1960 single by… …   Wikipedia

  • Smash (instant mashed potato) — Smash is a brand of instant mashed potato in the United Kingdom. The preparation of Smash is extremely simple the granules are placed in a bowl and boiling water is added and stirred producing a mashed potato substitute.Launched in the UK by… …   Wikipedia

  • Potato bread — Potato bread, also known as fadge, slims, potato cake or potato farls, is a form of bread in which potato replaces a major portion of the regular wheat flour. It is usually cooked by baking it on a hot griddle or pan. An Irish variant is… …   Wikipedia

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