Meaning of DISH in English

DISH

(~es, ~ing, ~ed)

Frequency: The word is one of the 3000 most common words in English.

1.

A ~ is a shallow container with a wide uncovered top. You eat and serve food from ~es and cook food in them.

...plastic bowls and ~es...

N-COUNT

2.

The contents of a ~ can be referred to as a ~ of something.

Nicholas ate a ~ of spaghetti.

N-COUNT: usu N of n

3.

Food that is prepared in a particular style or combination can be referred to as a ~.

There are plenty of vegetarian ~es to choose from.

N-COUNT

4.

All the objects that have been used to cook, serve, and eat a meal can be referred to as the ~es.

He’d cooked dinner and washed the ~es.

N-PLURAL

5.

You can use ~ to refer to anything that is round and hollow in shape with a wide uncovered top.

...a ~ used to receive satellite broadcasts.

N-COUNT: usu with supp

6.

see also satellite ~ , side ~

7.

If you do the ~es, you wash the ~es.

I hate doing the ~es.

PHRASE: V inflects

8.

to ~ the dirt: see dirt

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