hash slinger


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hash slinger

n. Slang
One who prepares food in a cheap restaurant.
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Tenants include Rosewood Dental, CBD World, Select Physical Therapy, Beltone Hearing Aid Centers and Mollycoddled Hash Slinger. Mollycoddled sells homemade caramels and other candies, though the company will operate a coffee shop in the front space.
The Preacher wasn't your ordinary weekend hash slinger. This man had legit culinary skill.
She still marvels at where her artistic journey has led her, and her sentiments seem far removed from those of the stereotypical tough-talking hash slinger referred to by her former classmate.