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dish up

verb (adverb)
to serve (a meal, food, etc)
(transitive) (informal) to prepare or present, esp in an attractive manner
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dish out

verb phrase

  1. To distribute; issue: The brand of drool they dished out/ What line are they dishing up today?
  2. To inflict; give: They dished her out a horrid trouncing (1652+)
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