What is Burgoo?

Burgoo definition and meaning on Dictionary terms:
noun, plural burA.goos for 2b.
a thick oatmeal gruel, especially as eaten by sailors.
Chiefly Kentucky and Tennessee. a thick, highly seasoned soup or stew, usually made of chicken or small game and corn, tomatoes, and onions. a picnic or other gathering at which burgoo is served.

RELATED WORDSoatmeal, gruel, polenta, mush, grout, frumenty, loblolly, pottage, crowdie, samp


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