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Definition 1: an activity that you like or at which you are superior - [noun denoting act]

Samples where dish or its synonyms are used according to this definition

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

Synonyms for dish in the sense of this definition

(dish is a kind of ...) any specific behavior

"they avoided all recreational activity"

Definition 2: a piece of dishware normally used as a container for holding or serving food - [noun denoting artifact]

Samples where dish or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • we gave them a set of dishes for a wedding present

(dish is a kind of ...) any object that can be used to hold things (especially a large metal boxlike object of standardized dimensions that can be loaded from one form of transport to another)

(dish is a kind of ...) tableware (eating and serving dishes) collectively

(... is a kind of dish ) a dish that is round and open at the top for serving foods

(... is a kind of dish ) a dish in which sugar is served

(... is a kind of dish ) a dish used for serving food

(... is a kind of dish ) a small fireproof dish used for baking and serving individual portions

(... is a kind of dish ) a shallow dish used to culture bacteria

(... is a kind of dish ) a dish (often boat-shaped) for serving gravy or sauce

(... is a kind of dish ) a dish in the form of a scallop shell

(... is a kind of dish ) large deep dish in which food can be cooked and served

(... is a kind of dish ) a small dish (often with a cover) for holding butter at the table

(... is a kind of dish ) laboratory glassware; a shallow glass dish used as an evaporating surface or to cover a beaker

Definition 3: directional antenna consisting of a parabolic reflector for microwave or radio frequency radiation - [noun denoting artifact]

Synonyms for dish in the sense of this definition

(dish is a kind of ...) an antenna that transmits or receives signals only in a narrow angle

(... is a kind of dish ) a radar dish that rotates or oscillates in order to scan a broad area

(... is part of dish) measuring instrument in which the echo of a pulse of microwave radiation is used to detect and locate distant objects

(... is part of dish) astronomical telescope that picks up electromagnetic radiations in the radio-frequency range from extraterrestrial sources

Definition 4: a particular item of prepared food - [noun denoting food]

Samples where dish or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • she prepared a special dish for dinner

(dish is a kind of ...) a source of materials to nourish the body

(... is a kind of dish ) the most important dish of a meal

(... is a kind of dish ) a dish of marinated vegetables and meat or fish; served with rice

(... is a kind of dish ) a dish that is served with, but is subordinate to, a main course

(... is a kind of dish ) a dish or meal given prominence in e.g. a restaurant

(... is a kind of dish ) food cooked and served in a casserole

(... is a kind of dish ) liquid food especially of meat or fish or vegetable stock often containing pieces of solid food

(... is a kind of dish ) food prepared by stewing especially meat or fish with vegetables

(... is a kind of dish ) saffron-flavored dish made of rice with shellfish and chicken

(... is a kind of dish ) a choice or delicious dish

(... is a kind of dish ) a light creamy dish made from fish or meat and set with gelatin

(... is a kind of dish ) any of various soft thick unsweetened baked dishes

"corn pudding"

(... is a kind of dish ) sweetened mixture of milk and eggs baked or boiled or frozen

(... is a kind of dish ) a dish made by folding a piece of pastry over a filling

(... is a kind of dish ) individual serving of minced e.g. meat or fish in a rich creamy sauce baked in a small pastry mold or timbale shell

(... is a kind of dish ) a long fillet of fish breaded and fried

(... is a kind of dish ) crisp spicy chicken wings

(... is a kind of dish ) chicken wings cooked in barbecue sauce

(... is a kind of dish ) meat that has been barbecued or grilled in a highly seasoned sauce

(... is a kind of dish ) an Indian dish made with highly seasoned rice and meat or fish or vegetables

(... is a kind of dish ) lightly sauteed veal cutlets spread with a Soubise sauce and liver paste then sprinkled with grated Parmesan and baked briefly

(... is a kind of dish ) a dish of sauteed food

(... is a kind of dish ) small flat mass of chopped food

(... is a kind of dish ) sauteed veal cutlet in a breadcrumb-and-cheese coating served with tomato sauce

(... is a kind of dish ) thin slices of veal stuffed with cheese and ham and then sauteed

(... is a kind of dish ) a serving consisting of a sandwich or sandwiches with garnishes

(... is a kind of dish ) food for light meals or for eating between meals

(... is a kind of dish ) food mixtures either arranged on a plate or tossed and served with a moist dressing; usually consisting of or including greens

(... is a kind of dish ) (East Indian cookery) a pungent dish of vegetables or meats flavored with curry powder and usually eaten with rice

(... is a kind of dish ) puree of stewed apples usually sweetened and spiced

(... is a kind of dish ) egg cooked briefly in the shell in gently boiling water

(... is a kind of dish ) egg cooked in gently boiling water

(... is a kind of dish ) eggs beaten and cooked to a soft firm consistency while stirring

(... is a kind of dish ) halved hard-cooked egg with the yolk mashed with mayonnaise and seasonings and returned to the white

(... is a kind of dish ) egg cooked individually in cream or butter in a small ramekin

(... is a kind of dish ) beaten eggs or an egg mixture cooked until just set; may be folded around e.g. ham or cheese or jelly

(... is a kind of dish ) light fluffy dish of egg yolks and stiffly beaten egg whites mixed with e.g. cheese or fish or fruit

(... is a kind of dish ) eggs cooked by sauteing in oil or butter; sometimes turned and cooked on both sides

(... is a kind of dish ) chicken and onions and mushrooms braised in red wine and seasonings

(... is a kind of dish ) chicken cooked in a sauce made with tomatoes, garlic, and olive oil

(... is a kind of dish ) rice and chicken cooked together with or without other ingredients and variously seasoned

(... is a kind of dish ) a Cantonese dish of chicken and sauteed vegetables

(... is a kind of dish ) eggs (fried or scrambled) served with bacon

(... is a kind of dish ) baked or roasted with a spicy sauce

(... is a kind of dish ) beef and mushrooms and onions stewed in red wine and seasonings

(... is a kind of dish ) rare-roasted beef tenderloin coated with mushroom paste in puff pastry

(... is a kind of dish ) a Russian dish made with patties of ground meat (mixed with onions and bread and milk) and served with a sauce of sour cream

(... is a kind of dish ) corned beef simmered with onions and cabbage and usually other vegetables

(... is a kind of dish ) dried navy beans baked slowly with molasses and salt pork

(... is a kind of dish ) leftover cabbage fried with cooked potatoes and sometimes meat

(... is a kind of dish ) a dish that contains pasta as its main ingredient

(... is a kind of dish ) beef stewed in beer seasoned with garlic and served with boiled potatoes

(... is a kind of dish ) braised chicken with onions and mushrooms in a wine and tomato sauce

(... is a kind of dish ) thin slices of chicken stuffed with cheese and ham and then sauteed

(... is a kind of dish ) chicken fried than oven-baked and served with milk gravy

(... is a kind of dish ) chicken simmered in broth with onions and paprika then mixed with sour cream

(... is a kind of dish ) a pasta dish with cream sauce and mushrooms

(... is a kind of dish ) pounded chicken cutlets rolled around butter (that has been seasoned with herbs) and then covered with crumbs and fried

(... is a kind of dish ) ground beef and chili peppers or chili powder often with tomatoes and kidney beans

(... is a kind of dish ) meat or fish stir-fried with vegetables (e.g., celery, onions, peppers or bean sprouts) seasoned with ginger and garlic and soy sauce; served with rice; created in the United States and frequently served in Chinese restaurants there

(... is a kind of dish ) chop suey served with fried noodles

(... is a kind of dish ) seafood served in a scallop shell

(... is a kind of dish ) scallops in white wine sauce served in scallop shells

(... is a kind of dish ) minced cooked meats (or vegetables) in thick white sauce; breaded and deep-fried

(... is a kind of dish ) a dish of minced meat topped with mashed potatoes

(... is a kind of dish ) minced cooked meat or fish coated in egg and breadcrumbs and fried in deep fat

(... is a kind of dish ) well-seasoned rice (with nuts or currants or minced lamb) simmered or braised in stock

(... is a kind of dish ) minced vegetables and meat wrapped in a pancake and fried

(... is a kind of dish ) toasted English muffin topped with ham and a poached egg (or an oyster) and hollandaise sauce

(... is a kind of dish ) tortilla with meat filling baked in tomato sauce seasoned with chili

(... is a kind of dish ) small croquette of mashed chick peas or fava beans seasoned with sesame seeds

(... is a kind of dish ) fried fish and french-fried potatoes

(... is a kind of dish ) hot cheese or chocolate melted to the consistency of a sauce into which bread or fruits are dipped

(... is a kind of dish ) cubes of meat or seafood cooked in hot oil and then dipped in any of various sauces

(... is a kind of dish ) bread slice dipped in egg and milk and fried; topped with sugar or fruit or syrup

(... is a kind of dish ) boiled rice mixed with scallions and minced pork or shrimp and quickly scrambled with eggs

(... is a kind of dish ) Italian omelet with diced vegetables and meats; cooked until bottom is set then inverted into another pan to cook the top

(... is a kind of dish ) hind legs of frogs used as food; resemble chicken and cooked as chicken

(... is a kind of dish ) boned poultry stuffed then cooked and covered with aspic; served cold

(... is a kind of dish ) well-seasoned balls of ground fish and eggs and crushed crumbs simmered in fish stock

(... is a kind of dish ) made of sheep's or calf's viscera minced with oatmeal and suet and onions and boiled in the animal's stomach

(... is a kind of dish ) eggs (scrambled or fried) served with ham

(... is a kind of dish ) chopped meat mixed with potatoes and browned

(... is a kind of dish ) spicy Creole dish of rice and ham, sausage, chicken, or shellfish with tomatoes, peppers, onions, and celery

(... is a kind of dish ) cubes of meat marinated and cooked on a skewer usually with vegetables

(... is a kind of dish ) a dish of rice and hard-boiled eggs and cooked flaked fish

(... is a kind of dish ) seafood in Newburg sauce served on toast or rice

(... is a kind of dish ) diced lobster mixed with Mornay sauce placed back in the shell and sprinkled with grated cheese and browned

(... is a kind of dish ) dried cod soaked in a lye solution before boiling to give it a gelatinous consistency

(... is a kind of dish ) mixed diced fruits or vegetables; hot or cold

(... is a kind of dish ) ground meat formed into a ball and fried or simmered in broth

(... is a kind of dish ) a baked loaf of ground meat

(... is a kind of dish ) casserole of eggplant and ground lamb with onion and tomatoes bound with white sauce and beaten eggs

(... is a kind of dish ) sliced veal knuckle or shin bone cooked with olive oil and wine and tomatoes and served with rice or vegetables

(... is a kind of dish ) a dish of roast pheasant served in a manner characteristic of expensive restaurants

(... is a kind of dish ) rice cooked in well-seasoned broth with onions or celery and usually poultry or game or shellfish and sometimes tomatoes

(... is a kind of dish ) Italian open pie made of thin bread dough spread with a spiced mixture of e.g. tomato sauce and cheese

(... is a kind of dish ) Hawaiian dish of taro root pounded to a paste and often allowed to ferment

(... is a kind of dish ) dried beans cooked with pork and tomato sauce

(... is a kind of dish ) soft food made by boiling oatmeal or other meal or legumes in water or milk until thick

(... is a kind of dish ) deep-dish meat and vegetable pie or a meat stew with dumplings

(... is a kind of dish ) dish originating in Indonesia; a wide variety of foods and sauces are served with rice

(... is a kind of dish ) rice cooked with broth and sprinkled with grated cheese

(... is a kind of dish ) a dish consisting of a slice of meat that is rolled around a filling and cooked

(... is a kind of dish ) ground beef patty usually with a sauce

(... is a kind of dish ) pot roast marinated several days in seasoned vinegar before cooking; usually served with potato dumplings

(... is a kind of dish ) shredded cabbage fermented in brine

(... is a kind of dish ) sauteed cutlets (usually veal or poultry) that have been pounded thin and coated with flour

(... is a kind of dish ) large shrimp sauteed in oil or butter and garlic

(... is a kind of dish ) hard-cooked egg encased in sausage meat then breaded and deep-fried

(... is a kind of dish ) creamy scrambled eggs on toast spread with anchovy paste

(... is a kind of dish ) scraps of meat (usually pork) boiled with cornmeal and shaped into loaves for slicing and frying

(... is a kind of dish ) spaghetti with meatballs in a tomato sauce

(... is a kind of dish ) spicy rice with tomatoes and onions and green peppers

(... is a kind of dish ) ground beef mixed with raw egg and e.g. onions and capers and anchovies; eaten raw

(... is a kind of dish ) strips of steak sauteed with green peppers and onions

(... is a kind of dish ) steak covered with crushed peppercorns pan-broiled and served with brandy-and-butter sauce

(... is a kind of dish ) sauteed strips of beef and mushrooms in sour cream sauce served with noodles

(... is a kind of dish ) parboiled head of cabbage scooped out and filled with a hash of chopped e.g. beef or ham and baked; served with tomato or cheese sauce

(... is a kind of dish ) (Judaism) roasted fowl intestines with a seasoned filling of matzo meal and suet

(... is a kind of dish ) parboiled green peppers stuffed usually with rice and meat and baked briefly

(... is a kind of dish ) tomato cases filled with various mixtures and baked briefly

(... is a kind of dish ) tomato cases filled with various salad mixtures and served cold

(... is a kind of dish ) fresh corn and lima beans with butter or cream

(... is a kind of dish ) thin beef strips (or chicken or pork) cooked briefly at the table with onions and greens and soy sauce

(... is a kind of dish ) very thinly sliced raw fish

(... is a kind of dish ) rice (with raw fish) wrapped in seaweed

(... is a kind of dish ) steak braised in tomato and onion mixture

(... is a kind of dish ) dough stuffed with a meat mixture and sometimes wrapped in corn husks and steamed

(... is a kind of dish ) a meat mixture covered with cornbread topping that resembles a Mexican dish

(... is a kind of dish ) vegetables and seafood dipped in batter and deep-fried

(... is a kind of dish ) beef or chicken or seafood marinated in spicy soy sauce and grilled or broiled

(... is a kind of dish ) a pate or fancy meatloaf baked in an earthenware casserole

(... is a kind of dish ) cheese melted with ale or beer served over toast

(... is a kind of dish ) deep-fried breaded veal cutlets

(... is a kind of dish ) a tortilla rolled cupped around a filling

(... is a kind of dish ) a flour tortilla folded around a filling

(... is a kind of dish ) a flat tortilla with various fillings piled on it

(... is a kind of dish ) dried beans cooked and mashed and then fried in lard with various seasonings

(... is a kind of dish ) a spicy dish that originated in northern Africa; consists of pasta steamed with a meat and vegetable stew

(... is a kind of dish ) a cheese dish made with egg and bread crumbs that is baked and served in individual fireproof dishes

(... is a kind of dish ) a dish or dessert that is formed in or on a mold

"a lobster mold" "a gelatin dessert made in a mold"

(dish is a part of ...) a flavorful addition on top of a dish

(dish is a part of ...) food that is a component of a mixture in cooking

"the recipe lists all the fixings for a salad"

(dish is a part of ...) flavorful relish or dressing or topping served as an accompaniment to food

(... is part of dish) the food served and eaten at one time

Definition 5: a very attractive or seductive looking woman - [noun denoting person]

Synonyms for dish in the sense of this definition

(dish is a kind of ...) an adult female person (as opposed to a man)

"the woman kept house while the man hunted"

Definition 6: the quantity that a dish will hold - [noun denoting quantity]

Samples where dish or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • they served me a dish of rice

Synonyms for dish in the sense of this definition

(dish is a kind of ...) the quantity that a container will hold

Definition 7: make concave; shape like a dish - [verb of change]

(dish is a kind of ...) give shape or form to

"shape the dough" "form the young child's character"

Definition 8: provide (usually but not necessarily food) - [verb of consumption]

Samples where dish or its synonyms are used according to this definition

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

Synonyms for dish in the sense of this definition

(dish is a kind of ...) give what is desired or needed, especially support, food or sustenance

"The hostess provided lunch for all the guests"

(... is a kind of dish ) cook and serve on a plank

"Planked vegetable" "Planked shad"

(dish has a similar meaning as ...) help to some food; help with food or drink

"I served him three times, and after that he helped himself"

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