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verb dish pronunciation in American English /dɪʃ/
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present tense
I/you/we/theydish
he/she/itdishes
present participledishing
past tensedished
past participledished
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phrasal verbs

dish out

[transitive]
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  1. 1
    informal to give things to a number of people
    Some doctors are dishing out drugs their patients do not need.
  2. 2
    to serve food
    He was dishing out a chicken stew.

dish up

[intransitive/transitive]
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  1. From our crowdsourced Open Dictionary
    1
    to gossip or share personal information with someone; used mainly in American English
    Jennifer Aniston dishes on her engagement and upcoming film.
    Submitted from United Kingdom on 13/11/2014 18:01:00

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