- to serve (food) from a serving dish, pot, etc.
- to deal out; distribute: She dished out our pay in silver dollars.
Idioms about dish
Origin of dish
OTHER WORDS FROM dishun·der·dish, noun
Words nearby dish
How to use dish in a sentence
KitchenMate delivers new Meal-Pods once or twice a week, and teams can influence what gets delivered by voting on the dishes that they want.KitchenMate makes it easy to cook fresh meals at work|Anthony Ha|August 27, 2020|TechCrunch
No more long nights or gross sponges, trying to avoid dirty dishes in your sink.
If we have a hankering for a dish of pasta loaded with shaved truffles, we know where to go.Investors continue to push global stocks into record territory|Bernhard Warner|August 24, 2020|Fortune
Then there are others who can’t so much as wash the dishes or make a sales call without first devising an optimal plan of attack.A former student of “growth mindset” scholar Carol Dweck has identified a new mindset for success|Lila MacLellan|July 27, 2020|Quartz
A mouse is not a person, and brain cells in a dish do not make a brain.What will astronauts need to survive the dangerous journey to Mars?|Maria Temming|July 15, 2020|Science News
Caen was pitching and I was crouched behind the dish, catching.
Combine the beans and onion sauce in a 9x9-inch casserole dish and bake for 20 to 25 minutes.Make Carla Hall’s Crispy Shallot Green Bean Casserole|Carla Hall|December 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
DISH is the first and only provider to offer the Netflix app.
DISH delivers a one-of-a-kind entertainment experience to every room of your home, wirelessly.
Add to that the DISH Anywhere app, and you have instant access to the program guide and the ability to record shows on the go.
A dish of toads of the largest and most repulsive variety used to be offered one by one to the big man's relatives and guests.The Pit Town Coronet, Volume I (of 3)|Charles James Wills
This gift of rice was especially pleasing to the traveller, as no dish is held in higher honour in Korea.Our Little Korean Cousin|H. Lee M. Pike
"Perry Thomas guessed he was an embezzler," said Tim, putting the last dish in the cupboard and sitting down to his pipe.The Soldier of the Valley|Nelson Lloyd
When our nosegay is ready, we lay the cone with the flowers very carefully in a dish of water.
Your electro-plated butter-dish, or whatever it's going to be, will be simply flung back at you.First Plays|A. A. Milne
British Dictionary definitions for dish
Derived forms of dishdishlike, adjective
Word Origin for dish
Other Idioms and Phrases with dish
In addition to the idioms beginning with dish
- dish out
- dish the dirt
- do the dishes
Also see underdishwater.