Saturday, November 27, 2010
Definitions for olio
- a mixture of heterogeneous elements; hodgepodge.
- a dish of many ingredients.
- Informal. olla podrida (def. 2).
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Citations for olio
I say an olio, my Lords, such an olio as never appeared before upon a table in Japan — by the Lord, it cost me fifty obans; and I had not time to taste a morsel.
Then I walked out, leaving the Polo Lounge to its standard olio of dealmakers, heartbreakers, and, I predicted, two morose cops who would run up a hefty bar tab before they stumbled out into perfect Beverly Hills.