Try Our Apps


Avoid these words. Seriously.

dish the dirt

Slang definitions & phrases for dish the dirt

dish the dirt


: The first lady told her dish-thedirt guests she called them together ''to announce my candidacy''

verb phrase

To enjoy a cozy chat about personalities: So, dish the dirt. What was Hillary like in high school? (1920s+)

The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
Cite This Source
Idioms and Phrases with dish the dirt

dish the dirt

Spread gossip or scandal, as in Sally was notorious for dishing the dirt. [ ; 1920s ]
The American HeritageĀ® Idioms Dictionary
Copyright Ā© 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Nearby words for dish the dirt

Word Value for dish

Scrabble Words With Friends