masher


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mash·er

 (măsh′ər)
n.
1. A kitchen utensil for mashing vegetables or fruit.
2. Slang A man who habitually makes aggressive, unwelcome sexual advances to women.
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mash•er1

(ˈmæʃ ər)

n.
one that mashes: a potato masher.

mash•er2

(ˈmæʃ ər)

n.
a man who flirts with women.
[1880–85]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.masher - a man who is aggressive in making amorous advances to womenmasher - a man who is aggressive in making amorous advances to women
philanderer, womaniser, womanizer - a man who likes many women and has short sexual relationships with them
2.masher - a kitchen utensil used for mashing (e.g. potatoes)masher - a kitchen utensil used for mashing (e.g. potatoes)
kitchen utensil - a utensil used in preparing food
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Translations

masher

nStampfer m; (for potatoes) → Kartoffelstampfer m
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References in classic literature ?
"He's a dindy masher, ain't he, by Gawd?" laughed Jimmie.
Martin, after a few instructions, sorted the great heaps of soiled clothes, while Joe started the masher and made up fresh supplies of soft-soap, compounded of biting chemicals that compelled him to swathe his mouth and nostrils and eyes in bath- towels till he resembled a mummy.
And the bar loafers, and mashers, and singers--I can imagine them.
The Bohuns had been Mohocks under Queen Anne and Mashers under Queen Victoria.
Remove the pan and spoon the contents into a bowl and gently break down with a fork or potato masher, don't go mad, then add the sweetcorn and mix well and cool.
Remove the pan and spoon the contents into a bowl and gently break down with a fork or potato masher - don't go mad - then add the sweetcorn and mix well and cool.
Add the berries and mash into a puree using a potato masher. Pour in the condensed milk.
They also said: "Chuck it all in the pressure cooker and fill with water until contents are just covered, cook for an hour and give it a quick going over with a masher."
'Masher' Dodd fought for this title against Tommy Coyle less than four months ago and was stopped in six rounds, but the Hull fighter relinquished the belt as he intends to fight in the USA next, so Dodd gets another chance against the Welsh Wizard.
Justice Masher Alam, a member judge of the bench read out the high-profile verdict.
Uncover the pan and crush the vegetables with a potato masher, then leave to cook for about five minutes over a medium heat, stirring occasionally, until all the liquid has evaporated.