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Definitions of Hotchpot

  1. Alt. of Hotchpotch Webster Dictionary DB
  2. A mingled mass; a mixture of ingredients. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.

Usage examples for Hotchpot

  1. Conceive, Sir, the disgustful result to one saturated to the skin of his teeth in best English masterpieces of immaculate and moderately good prose extracts and dramatic passages, published with notes for the use of the native student, at weltering in a hotchpot and hurley- burley of arbitrarily distorted and very vulgarised cockneydoms and purely London provincialities, which must be of necessity to him as casting pearls before a swine! – Baboo Jabberjee, B.A. by F. Anstey
  2. If we are to be considered as a nation, all state distinctions must be abolished, the whole must be thrown into hotchpot and when an equal division is made then there may be fairly an equality of representation." – The Critical Period of American History by John Fiske