a stew made of beef or veal and onions, and sometimes other vegetables, and seasoned with paprika
also Hungarian goulash
Origin of goulashGerman gulasch ; from Hungarian gulyás, literally , cattle herder (; from gulya, cattle), hence herdsman's food
- A stew of beef or veal and vegetables, seasoned mainly with paprika.
- A mixture of many different elements; a hodgepodge.
Origin of goulashHungarian gulyás (hús), herdsman's (meat), goulash, from gulya, herdsman.
From Hungarian gulyás.