Definition of praiseach in English:

praiseach

noun

  • A porridge made from oatmeal, sometimes flavoured with vegetables. Also figurative: a mess, a jumble; a collection of small pieces.

Origin

Late 17th century; earliest use found in John Dunton (1659–1732), bookseller. From Irish praiseach cabbage, pottage (Early Irish praissech) from classical Latin brassica cabbage.

Pronunciation

praiseach

/ˈpraʃək//ˈpraʃəx//prəˈʃax/