Seventeen magazine is the Cosmopolitan for teens, dishing out one wild—and unbelievable—piece of advice after another.
Republicans, once the broccoli party, were now dishing out ice cream.
Lagerfeld may not handle criticism well, but he certainly has a history of dishing it out.
No dishing, and his emotions in the book are no different than the ones he expressed, apparently, in a press release.
Plus, dishing with ex-roommates of Barack Obama, Madonna, and John Kerry—and a gallery of famous roomies.
The spinach was very popular and Judy became quite an adept in dishing it out and weighing it.
And it means popping the individual into a mould, and dishing him up as a dummy.
“I'd like to know what they think,” said Sylvia, dishing up the baked beans.
They were dishing up the dinner and putting the finishing-touches to the table.
The building is made more attractive in appearance if the latter is made slightly “dishing.”
Old English disc "plate, bowl, platter," from Latin discus "dish, platter, quoit," from Greek diskos "disk, platter" (see disk). A common West Germanic borrowing; Old High German borrowed the word as tisc "plate," but German tisch now means "table," in common with other later Romanic forms (e.g. Italian desco, French dais). Meaning "particular variety of food served" is first recorded mid-15c. Meaning "what one likes" is c.1900; that of "attractive woman" is 1920s. Meaning "concave reflector or antenna" attested from 1948.
"to serve food," late 14c., from dish (n.). Meaning "to disparage, denigrate" first recorded 1940s; probably from the same notion in figurative dish it out "administer punishment" (1934). Related: Dished; dishing.
for eating from (2 Kings 21:13). Judas dipped his hand with a "sop" or piece of bread in the same dish with our Lord, thereby indicating friendly intimacy (Matt. 26:23). The "lordly dish" in Judg. 5:25 was probably the shallow drinking cup, usually of brass. In Judg. 6:38 the same Hebrew word is rendered "bowl." The dishes of the tabernacle were made of pure gold (Ex. 25:29; 37:16).