- baked in a deep dish, often with a pastry top: a deep-dish peach pie.
Origin of deep-dish
First recorded in 1935–40
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Students fill their trays with deep-dish pepperoni slices and napa salad and head to the lunch lady for checkout.The Schools That Starve Students to Punish Deadbeat Parents
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It was a deep-dish peach pie—I made it specially for Mr. MacGill.
We could have worried along without Kipling, but her deep-dish pie with whipped cream on it was a poem that won our hearts.
Her deep-dish pies became savorless, the whipped cream smeary and sad of taste.
Philosophizing on the irrationality of old people, she proceeded to get enough scarcely-ripe peaches for a deep-dish pie.