Etymology
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dish (n.)

Old English disc "plate, bowl, platter," from Latin discus "dish, platter, quoit," in Medieval Latin "a table, dais, desk, pulpit," from Greek diskos "disk, platter" (see disk (n.)).

A common West Germanic borrowing; Old High German took the word as tisc "plate," but German Tisch now means "table," in common with some other later Romanic forms of Latin discus (such as Italian desco, French dais); compare desk (n.), dais.

Meaning "particular variety of food served in a dish" is first recorded mid-15c. Meaning "what one likes, what is suited to one's taste" is by 1918; that of "attractive woman" is 1920s. Meaning "concave reflector or antenna" attested from 1948.

Originally applied to very shallow or flat vessels, as plates and platters, the term now usually includes any large open vessel, more or less deep, and with or without a cover, used to contain food or table-drink such as tea, coffee, or chocolate. The use of the term to include drinking-vessels, as bowls and cups, is less common, and seems to be obsolescent, except as such vessels are included in the collective plural dishes. [Century Dictionary, 1897]

dish (v.)

"to serve food in a dish or dishes," late 14c., from dish (n.). German tischen is "serve the table" and Swedish diska is "to wash dishes."

The modern slang meaning "to disparage, denigrate" is attested by 1940s; probably from the same figurative notion in dish it out "administer punishment" (1934). But dished meant "wasted, spent" in early 15c., presumably "used up as if made a meal of," and the same image was reborn centuries later in slang dish "frustrate, ruin, cheat" (1798), used by Byron, Scott, etc. Related: Dished; dishing.

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Definitions of dish
1
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
dish (n.)
a particular item of prepared food;
she prepared a special dish for dinner
dish (n.)
the quantity that a dish will hold;
they served me a dish of rice
Synonyms: dishful
dish (n.)
a very attractive or seductive looking woman;
Synonyms: smasher / stunner / knockout / beauty / ravisher / sweetheart / peach / lulu / looker / mantrap
dish (n.)
directional antenna consisting of a parabolic reflector for microwave or radio frequency radiation;
Synonyms: dish aerial / dish antenna / saucer
dish (n.)
an activity that you like or at which you are superior;
marriage was scarcely his dish
Synonyms: cup of tea / bag
2
dish (v.)
provide (usually but not necessarily food);
She dished out the soup at 8 P.M.
Synonyms: serve / serve up / dish out / dish up
dish (v.)
make concave; shape like a dish;
From wordnet.princeton.edu