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dish
  • n  a piece of dishware normally used as a container for holding or serving food
    we gave them a set of dishes for a wedding present
  • n  a particular item of prepared food
    she prepared a special dish for dinner
  • n  the quantity that a dish will hold
    they served me a dish of rice
  • n  a very attractive or seductive looking woman
  • n  directional antenna consisting of a parabolic reflector for microwave or radio frequency radiation
  • n  an activity that you like or at which you are superior
    marriage was scarcely his dish
  • v  provide (usually but not necessarily food)
    She dished out the soup at 8 P.M.
  • v  make concave; shape like a dish
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dish aerial
  • n  directional antenna consisting of a parabolic reflector for microwave or radio frequency radiation
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dish antenna
  • n  directional antenna consisting of a parabolic reflector for microwave or radio frequency radiation
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dish rack
  • n  a rack for holding dishes as dishwater drains off of them
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dishabille
  • n  the state of being carelessly or partially dressed
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dishcloth gourd
  • n  any of several tropical annual climbers having large yellow flowers and edible young fruits; grown commercially for the mature fruit's dried fibrous interior that is used as a sponge
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disheartenment
  • n  the feeling of despair in the face of obstacles
  • n  a communication that leaves you disheartened or daunted
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dishonesty
  • n  the quality of being dishonest
  • n  lack of honesty; acts of lying or cheating or stealing
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dishonor
  • n  a state of shame or disgrace
    he was resigned to a life of dishonor
  • n  lacking honor or integrity
  • v  bring shame or dishonor upon
    he dishonored his family by committing a serious crime
  • v  force (someone) to have sex against their will
  • v  refuse to accept
    dishonor checks and drafts
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dishonorable discharge
  • n  a discharge from the armed forces for a grave offense (as sabotage or espionage or cowardice or murder)
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dishonorableness
  • n  the quality of not deserving honor or respect
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dishonour
  • n  a state of shame or disgrace
  • n  lacking honor or integrity
  • v  bring shame or dishonor upon
  • v  force (someone) to have sex against their will
  • v  refuse to accept
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dishonourableness
  • n  the quality of not deserving honor or respect
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