Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Taking or having the form of a dish; concave; hollowing: as, a dishing wheel; the lay of the ground was slightly dishing.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective Dish-shaped; concave.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • verb Present participle of dish.
  • adjective Shaped like a dish; concave.

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Examples

  • The truck will be at their regular Tuesday spot (38th & 5th Ave), but will begin dishing out the sweets a little later from 2 or 2: 30 and stay open until 5 or 5: 30.

    Treats Truck Brings Back Dessert Nachos Tomorrow for the Food Network | Midtown Lunch - Finding Lunch in the Food Wasteland of NYC's Midtown Manhattan

  • I have to admit I ` m unconvinced about the role of the state in dishing out growth.

    The Witch Cooper

  • We have a lot of negative lingo: “comment spam” (which I excel in dishing out here), “stfu” (popular on quite a number of sites with Open Threads), “splogs,” “spam sites …”

    The Blogictionary « BuzzMachine

  • Mergers with metropolitan parties in London or Dublin are the product of wishful thinking, the dream of achieving the nirvanas of a secure Union or Irish unity by the back door - and in the short term dishing the Shinners or the DUP.

    Irish Blogs

  • Mergers with metropolitan parties in London or Dublin are the product of wishful thinking, the dream of achieving the nirvanas of a secure Union or Irish unity by the back door - and in the short term dishing the Shinners or the DUP.

    Slugger O'Toole

  • Mergers with metropolitan parties in London or Dublin are the product of wishful thinking, the dream of achieving the nirvanas of a secure Union or Irish unity by the back door - and in the short term dishing the Shinners or the DUP.

    Irish Blogs

  • Mergers with metropolitan parties in London or Dublin are the product of wishful thinking, the dream of achieving the nirvanas of a secure Union or Irish unity by the back door - and in the short term dishing the Shinners or the DUP.

    Slugger O'Toole

  • Mergers with metropolitan parties in London or Dublin are the product of wishful thinking, the dream of achieving the nirvanas of a secure Union or Irish unity by the back door - and in the short term dishing the Shinners or the DUP.

    Slugger O'Toole

  • Mergers with metropolitan parties in London or Dublin are the product of wishful thinking, the dream of achieving the nirvanas of a secure Union or Irish unity by the back door - and in the short term dishing the Shinners or the DUP.

    Slugger O'Toole

  • Think about movies like The Happening … it had a secret but people relished in dishing the secret to people who hadn’t seen it.

    What do we know and when do we want to know it? at SF Novelists

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