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    Definition:
    Dish - (n.) A vessel, as a platter, a plate, a bowl, used for serving up food at the table.
    Dish - (n.) The food served in a dish; hence, any particular kind of food; as, a cold dish; a warm dish; a delicious dish. "A dish fit for the gods."
    Dish - (n.) The state of being concave, or like a dish, or the degree of such concavity; as, the dish of a wheel.
    Dish - (n.) A hollow place, as in a field.
    Dish - (n.) A trough about 28 inches long, 4 deep, and 6 wide, in which ore is measured.
    Dish - (n.) That portion of the produce of a mine which is paid to the land owner or proprietor.
    Dish - (v. t.) To put in a dish, ready for the table.
    Dish - (v. t.) To make concave, or depress in the middle, like a dish; as, to dish a wheel by inclining the spokes.
    Dish - (v. t.) To frustrate; to beat; to ruin.
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    Baddish - (a.) Somewhat bad; inferior.
    Bardish - (a.) Pertaining to, or written by, a bard or bards.
    Beet radish - () Same as Beetrave.
    Blandished - (imp. & p. p.) of Blandish
    Blandishing - (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Blandish
    Blandish - (v. t.) To flatter with kind words or affectionate actions; to caress; to cajole.
    Blandish - (v. t.) To make agreeable and enticing.
    Blandisher - (n.) One who uses blandishments.
    Blandishment - (n.) The act of blandishing; a word or act expressive of affection or kindness, and tending to win the heart; soft words and artful caresses; cajolery; allurement.
    Brandished - (imp. & p. p.) of Brandish
    Brandishing - (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Brandish
    Brandish - (n.) To move or wave, as a weapon; to raise and move in various directions; to shake or flourish.
    Brandish - (n.) To play with; to flourish; as, to brandish syllogisms.
    Brandish - (n.) A flourish, as with a weapon, whip, etc.
    Brandisher - (n.) One who brandishes.
    Brigandish - (a.) Like a brigand or freebooter; robberlike.
    Broadish - (a.) Rather broad; moderately broad.
    Caddish - (a.) Like a cad; lowbred and presuming.
    Cavendish - (n.) Leaf tobacco softened, sweetened, and pressed into plugs or cakes.
    Childish - (a.) Of, pertaining to, befitting, or resembling, a child.
    Childish - (a.) Puerile; trifling; weak.
    Childishly - (adv.) In the manner of a child; in a trifling way; in a weak or foolish manner.
    Childishness - (n.) The state or quality of being childish; simplicity; harmlessness; weakness of intellect.
    Cloddish - (a.) Resembling clods; gross; low; stupid; boorish.
    Coldish - (a.) Somewhat cold; cool; chilly.
    Cowardish - (a.) Cowardly.
    Deadish - (a.) Somewhat dead, dull, or lifeless; deathlike.
    Dished - (imp. & p. p.) of Dish
    Dishing - (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Dish
    Dishabilitate - (v. t.) To disqualify.
    Dishabille - (n.) An undress; a loose, negligent dress; deshabille.
    Dishabit - (v. t.) To dislodge.
    Dishabited - (p. a.) Rendered uninhabited.
    Dishabituate - (v. t.) To render unaccustomed.
    Dishable - (v. t.) To disable.
    Dishable - (v. t.) To disparage.
    Dishallow - (v. t.) To make unholy; to profane.
    Disharmonious - (a.) Unharmonious; discordant.
    Disharmony - (n.) Want of harmony; discord; incongruity.
    Dishaunt - (v. t.) To leave; to quit; to cease to haunt.
    Dishcloth - (n.) A cloth used for washing dishes.
    Dishclout - (n.) A dishcloth.
    Disheart - (v. t.) To dishearten.
    Disheartened - (imp. & p. p.) of Dishearten
    Disheartening - (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Dishearten
    Dishearten - (v. t.) To discourage; to deprive of courage and hope; to depress the spirits of; to deject.
    Disheartenment - (n.) Discouragement; dejection; depression of spirits.
    Disheir - (v. t.) To disinherit.
    Dishelm - (v. t.) To deprive of the helmet.
    Disherison - (n.) The act of disheriting, or debarring from inheritance; disinhersion.
    Disherited - (imp. & p. p.) of Disherit
    Disheriting - (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Disherit
    Disherit - (v. t.) To disinherit; to cut off, or detain, from the possession or enjoyment of an inheritance.
    Disheritance - (n.) The act of disinheriting or state of being disinherited; disinheritance.
    Disheritor - (n.) One who puts another out of his inheritance.
    Disheveled - (imp. & p. p.) of Dishevel
    Dishevelled - () of Dishevel
    Disheveling - (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Dishevel
    Dishevelling - () of Dishevel
    Dishevel - (v. t.) To suffer (the hair) to hang loosely or disorderly; to spread or throw (the hair) in disorder; -- used chiefly in the passive participle.
    Dishevel - (v. t.) To spread loosely or disorderly.
    Dishevel - (v. i.) To be spread in disorder or hang negligently, as the hair.
    Dishevele - (p. p. & a.) Disheveled.
    Disheveled - (a.) Having in loose disorder; disarranged; as, disheveled hair.
    Disheveled - (a.) Having the hair in loose disorder.
    Dishfuls - (pl. ) of Dishful
    Dishful - (n.) As much as a dish holds when full.
    Dishing - (a.) Dish-shaped; concave.
    Dishonest - (a.) Dishonorable; shameful; indecent; unchaste; lewd.
    Dishonest - (a.) Dishonored; disgraced; disfigured.
    Dishonest - (a.) Wanting in honesty; void of integrity; faithless; disposed to cheat or defraud; not trustworthy; as, a dishonest man.
    Dishonest - (a.) Characterized by fraud; indicating a want of probity; knavish; fraudulent; unjust.
    Dishonest - (v. t.) To disgrace; to dishonor; as, to dishonest a maid.
    Dishonestly - (adv.) In a dishonest manner.
    Dishonesty - (n.) Dishonor; dishonorableness; shame.
    Dishonesty - (n.) Want of honesty, probity, or integrity in principle; want of fairness and straightforwardness; a disposition to defraud, deceive, or betray; faithlessness.
    Dishonesty - (n.) Violation of trust or of justice; fraud; any deviation from probity; a dishonest act.
    Dishonesty - (n.) Lewdness; unchastity.
    Dishonor - (n.) Lack of honor; disgrace; ignominy; shame; reproach.
    Dishonor - (n.) The nonpayment or nonacceptance of commercial paper by the party on whom it is drawn.
    Dishonored - (imp. & p. p.) of Dishonor
    Dishonoring - (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Dishonor
    Dishonor - (v. t.) To deprive of honor; to disgrace; to bring reproach or shame on; to treat with indignity, or as unworthy in the sight of others; to stain the character of; to lessen the reputation of; as, the duelist dishonors himself to maintain his honor.
    Dishonor - (v. t.) To violate the chastity of; to debauch.
    Dishonor - (v. t.) To refuse or decline to accept or pay; -- said of a bill, check, note, or draft which is due or presented; as, to dishonor a bill exchange.
    Dishonorable - (a.) Wanting in honor; not honorable; bringing or deserving dishonor; staining the character, and lessening the reputation; shameful; disgraceful; base.
    Dishonorable - (a.) Wanting in honor or esteem; disesteemed.
    Dishonorary - (a.) Bringing dishonor on; tending to disgrace; lessening reputation.
    Dishonorer - (n.) One who dishonors or disgraces; one who treats another indignity.
    Dishorn - (v. t.) To deprive of horns; as, to dishorn cattle.
    Dishorse - (v. t.) To dismount.
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    Oxford: Definition:
    Dish - —n. 1 a shallow flat-bottomed container for food. B its contents. C particular kind of food or food prepared to a particular recipe (meat dish). 2 (in pl.) Crockery, pans, etc. After a meal (wash the dishes). 3 a dish-shaped object or cavity. B = *satellite dish. 4 colloq. Sexually attractive person. —v. 1 colloq. Outmanoeuvre, frustrate. 2 make dish-shaped. dish out colloq. Distribute. Dish up 1 put (food) in dishes for serving. 2 colloq. Present as a fact or argument. [old english from latin *discus]
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    Blandish - v. Flatter; coax. blandishment n. (usu. In pl.). [latin: related to *bland]
    Brandish - v. Wave or flourish as a threat or display. [french from germanic]
    Chafing-dish - n. Vessel in which food is cooked or kept warm at table.
    Childish - adj. 1 of, like, or proper to a child. 2 immature, silly. childishly adv. Childishness n.
    Cloddish - adj. Loutish, foolish, clumsy.
    Dishabille - var. Of *déshabillé.
    Disharmony - n. Lack of harmony; discord. disharmonious adj.
    Dishcloth - n. Cloth for washing dishes.
    Dishearten - v. Cause to lose courage, hope, or confidence. disheartenment n.
    Disheveled - adj. (brit. Dishevelled) untidy; ruffled. dishevelment n. [from *dis-, chevel ‘hair’, from latin capillus]
    Dishevelled - adj. (us disheveled) untidy; ruffled. dishevelment n. [from *dis-, chevel ‘hair’, from latin capillus]
    Dishonest - adj. Fraudulent or insincere. dishonestly adv. Dishonesty n.
    Dishonor - (brit. Dishonour) —n. 1 loss of honour or respect; disgrace. 2 thing causing this. —v. 1 disgrace (dishonoured his name). 2 refuse to accept or pay (a cheque etc.).
    Dishonorable - adj. (brit. Dishonourable) 1 causing disgrace; ignominious. 2 unprincipled. dishonourably adv.
    Dishonour - (us dishonor) —n. 1 loss of honour or respect; disgrace. 2 thing causing this. —v. 1 disgrace (dishonoured his name). 2 refuse to accept or pay (a cheque etc.).
    Dishonourable - adj. (us dishonorable) 1 causing disgrace; ignominious. 2 unprincipled. dishonourably adv.
    Dishwasher - n. Machine or person that washes dishes.
    Dishy - adj. (-ier, -iest) colloq. Sexually attractive.
    Horseradish - n. Plant with a pungent root used to make a sauce.
    Modish - adj. Fashionable. modishly adv.
    Outlandish - adj. Bizarre, strange. outlandishly adv. Outlandishness n. [old english, from outland foreign country]
    Petri dish - n. Shallow covered dish used for the culture of bacteria etc. [petri, name of a bacteriologist]
    Radish - n. 1 plant with a fleshy pungent root. 2 this root, eaten esp. Raw. [latin *radix]
    Satellite dish - n. Dish-shaped aerial for receiving satellite television.
    Swedish - —adj. Of sweden, its people, or language. —n. Language of sweden.
    Yiddish - —n. Language used by jews in or from europe, orig. A german dialect with words from hebrew etc. —adj. Of this language. [german jüdisch jewish]

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