a love note or letter, esp. sent by a secret admirer
The song serves as a “mash note” to his former girlfriend.
1880; fr. mash ‘infatuation’
A very flattering letter, esp one proposing or offering sex: He gets mash notes by the ton/ showered him with embroidered pillows, mash notes, and cigars (1880s+)
[muh-shon-uh, -shoh-nuh] /məˈʃɒn ə, -ˈʃoʊ nə/ noun, plural Mashonas (especially collectively) Mashona. 1. (def 1). /məˈʃəʊnə/ noun (pl) -na, -nas 1. another name for the Shona (sense 1)
[mah-shri-bee-uh] /ˌmɑ ʃrɪˈbi ə/ noun 1. .
[mah-shri-bee-uh] /ˌmɑ ʃrɪˈbi ə/ noun 1. . [mesh-ruh-bee-yuh] /ˌmɛʃ rəˈbi yə/ noun 1. (in Islamic countries) an oriel screened by latticework.
[mash] /mæʃ/ noun 1. mobile army surgical hospital. /mæʃ/ noun 1. a soft pulpy mass or consistency 2. (agriculture) a feed of bran, meal, or malt mixed with water and fed to horses, cattle, or poultry 3. (esp in brewing) a mixture of mashed malt grains and hot water, from which malt is extracted 4. […]