e-tutor.com - Online tutoring, learning, and homeschooling resources      Home    Enroll    Tour    Contact Us    Graphing Calculator         Dictionary Home    Index    About   
 
     
 

Definition of 'dish out'

Verb

  1. administer or bestow, as in small portions; "administer critical remarks to everyone present"; "dole out some money"; "shell out pocket money for the children"; "deal a blow to someone"
       Synonyms: distribute administer mete out deal parcel out lot dispense shell out deal out allot dole out
  2. provide (usually but not necessarily food); "We serve meals for the homeless"; "She dished out the soup at 8 P.M."; "The entertainers served up a lively show"
       Synonyms: serve serve up dish up dish


Get this dictionary without ads as part of the e-Tutor Virtual Learning Program.