\ ˈdi-shē How to pronounce dishy (audio) \
dishier; dishiest

Definition of dishy

2 : characterized by, full of, or given to gossip or disclosure a dishy biography

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Examples of dishy in a Sentence

twice a week he churns out a dishy column on the latest tidings from Tinseltown
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First Known Use of dishy

1961, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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5 Aug 2022

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“Dishy.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 8 Aug. 2022.

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