- The definition of hodgepodge is a jumbled mixture.
An example of hodgepodge is if you have a collection of different buttons.
A pot of hodgepodge stew.
hodgepodge definition by Webster's New World
- a kind of stew
- any jumbled mixture; mess; medley
Origin: Middle English hogpoch: see hotchpotch
hodgepodge definition by American Heritage Dictionary
Origin: Alteration of Middle English hochepot, from Old French, stew; see hotchpot.