- 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
How to use dish in a sentence
Divide the mixture evenly among the crème brûlée dishes, including any juices that collect.The Barefoot Contessa Knows How To Make Us Crumble|Ina Garten|November 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Chefs in states with new legislation are already publicly experimenting with dishes for their menus.
Through trial and error he began crafting different dishes—chicken, sautéed vegetables, and, of course, desserts.
Do mysterious dishes thrill you; do unfamiliar ingredients get your taste-buds going?
When you eat out, choose restaurants that serve freshly made dishes.Meet the Chef Fighting to Ensure That Brazilians Will Never Be as Fat as Americans|Brandon Presser|June 25, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But strangest of all the dishes at the Tagal's feast was one prepared from a kind of beetle.Alila, Our Little Philippine Cousin|Mary Hazelton Wade
Look at those long rows of pewter dishes and platters that grace the shelves.The World Before Them|Susanna Moodie
Then he looked with cold insolence from the dishes set before Garnache to those which were being set for himself.St. Martin's Summer|Rafael Sabatini
The dishes troubled her, they were so thick and nicked in so many places, that it was difficult to find one which was whole.The Cromptons|Mary J. Holmes
She had looked into the kitchen and saw the dishes in the sink and the gaping stove hearth, and shook her head.The Campfire Girls of Roselawn|Margaret Penrose
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.