- The definition of hasty pudding is a mush, generally made of cornmeal, with some sort of sweetening.
An example of hasty pudding is cornmeal mush with brown sugar.
- ☆ mush made of cornmeal
- Brit. mush made of flour or oatmeal
Origin: so called because quickly prepared
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- Cornmeal mush served with maple syrup, brown sugar, or other sweetening.
- Chiefly British A mush made with flour or oatmeal.