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English definition of “mush”

mush

noun [U] uk   /mʌʃ/ us  

mush noun [U] (SOFT SUBSTANCE)

informal any unpleasant thick soft substance, such as food that has been cooked for too long: If you overcook the cabbage it'll turn to mush.Various qualities of food informal If you say your brain has turned to mush, it means you cannot think clearly.Confusion, confusing and feeling confused

mush noun [U] (BOOK/FILM)

informal If you describe something such as a book or film as mush, you mean that it is too emotional: The film was just romantic mush.Sentimental and over-emotional
(Definition of mush from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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