[oh-lee-oh] /ˈoʊ liˌoʊ/

noun, plural olios.
a dish of many ingredients.
Informal. (def 2).
a mixture of heterogeneous elements; hodgepodge.
a medley or potpourri, as of musical or literary selections; miscellany.

noun (pl) olios
a dish of many different ingredients
a miscellany or potpourri

medley dish of Iberian origin, 1640s, from Spanish olla, Portuguese olha, both from Vulgar Latin olla “pot, jar.” Sense transferred to “any mixture or medley.”


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