side dish


noun

a serving of a portion of food in addition to the principal food, usually on a separate dish.
the small additional dish used for such food.

Nearby words

  1. side chain,
  2. side chair,
  3. side circuit,
  4. side curl,
  5. side deal,
  6. side drum,
  7. side effect,
  8. side horse,
  9. side meat,
  10. side money

Origin of side dish

First recorded in 1715–25

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British Dictionary definitions for side dish

side dish

noun

a portion of food served in addition to the main dish
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