dish out

verb
dished out; dishing out; dishes out

Definition of dish out

transitive verb

: to give or dispense freely dish out gifts dish out advice dish out punishment

First Known Use of dish out

1641, in the meaning defined above

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“Dish out.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/dish%20out. Accessed 7 December 2019.

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