Definitions for dish

Definitions for (noun) dish

Main entry: dish, cup of tea, bag

Definition: an activity that you like or at which you are superior

Usage: chemistry is not my cup of tea; his bag now is learning to play golf; marriage was scarcely his dish

Main entry: dish

Definition: a piece of dishware normally used as a container for holding or serving food

Usage: we gave them a set of dishes for a wedding present

Main entry: dish, dish aerial, dish antenna, saucer

Definition: directional antenna consisting of a parabolic reflector for microwave or radio frequency radiation

Main entry: dish

Definition: a particular item of prepared food

Usage: she prepared a special dish for dinner

Main entry: smasher, peach, beauty, dish, looker, lulu, mantrap, knockout, stunner, sweetheart, ravisher

Definition: a very attractive or seductive looking woman

Main entry: dish, dishful

Definition: the quantity that a dish will hold

Usage: they served me a dish of rice

Definitions for (verb) dish

Main entry: dish

Definition: make concave; shape like a dish

Main entry: dish, dish out, dish up, serve, serve up

Definition: provide (usually but not necessarily food)

Usage: We serve meals for the homeless; She dished out the soup at 8 P.M.; The entertainers served up a lively show

Visual thesaurus for dish