dish

phonetic symbol: / dɪ́ʃ / 

dish - English Dictionary

[ noun ]
■ an activity that you like or at which you are superior
e.g.)
・marriage was scarcely his dish
bag , cup of tea

[ noun ]
■ a piece of dishware normally used as a container for holding or serving food
e.g.)
・we gave them a set of dishes for a wedding present

[ noun ]
■ directional antenna consisting of a parabolic reflector for microwave or radio frequency radiation
dish aerial , dish antenna , saucer

[ noun ]
■ a particular item of prepared food
e.g.)
・she prepared a special dish for dinner

[ noun ]
■ a very attractive or seductive looking woman
beauty , knockout , looker , lulu , mantrap , peach , ravisher , smasher , stunner , sweetheart

[ noun ]
■ the quantity that a dish will hold
e.g.)
・they served me a dish of rice
dishful

[ verb ]
■ make concave
■ shape like a dish

[ verb ]
■ provide (usually but not necessarily food)
e.g.)
・She dished out the soup at 8 P.M.
dish out , dish up , serve , serve up

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