olla podrida

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  • (US) (Can we verify(+) this pronunciation?) IPA(key): /ɑl.ə.pəˈdɹiː.də/


olla podrida ‎(plural olla podridas)

  1. A stew of highly seasoned meat and vegetables.
  2. A mixture; a hodge-podge.
    • 2003 August 22, Rotan E. Lee, “Black gay men suffer double racism”, Philadelphia Tribune:
      Continuously testing the resilience of the melting pot differentiates America from other places; and the olla podrida of colors and cultures creates a reservoir of talents unduplicated on the planet.