part of speech: noun
definition 1: a container for serving or holding food, such as a plate or bowl.
- We cleared the table and washed the dinner dishes.
definition 2: the amount of food held in a plate or bowl.
- He ate a large dish of spaghetti.
definition 3: a certain kind of prepared food.
- Tamales are a Mexican dish.
part of speech: verb
inflections: dishes, dishing, dished
definition: to serve in a dish.
- He dished up the ice cream after dinner.
phrase: dish it out
phrase: dish out
Word Builder: kinds of racks
dish rack: a rack for drying dishes.
dish towel: a towel for drying dishes.
dishcloth: a cloth for washing dishes.
dishrag: a cloth for washing dishes.
dishwasher: an appliance for washing dishes.