dished

2 definitions found

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Dish \Dish\, verb (used with an object) [imp. & p. p. {Dished}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Dishing}.]

1. To put in a dish, ready for the table.

2. To make concave, or depress in the middle, like a dish; as, to dish a wheel by inclining the spokes.

3. To frustrate; to beat; to ruin. [Low]

4. to talk about (a person) in a disparaging manner; to gossip about (a person); as, the secretaries spent their break time dishing the newest employee. [slang] [PJC]

{To dish out}.

1. To serve out of a dish; to distribute in portions at table.

2. (Arch.) To hollow out, as a gutter in stone or wood.

2. to dispense freely; -- also used figuratively; as, to dish out punishment; to dish out abuse or insult.

{To dish up}, to take (food) from the oven, pots, etc., and put in dishes to be served at table.

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

dished

adjective

1: shaped like a dish or pan [syn: {dished}, {dish-shaped}, {patelliform}]


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