dish out

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.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 2 Jun. 2020.

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