main dish

Definition of main dish

  1. :  the main food prepared for a meal The main dish was poached salmon.

Word by Word Definitions

mainplay
  1. :  physical strength :  force

    :  mainland

    :  high sea

  1. :  chief, principal

    :  fully exerted :  sheer

    :  of or relating to a broad expanse (as of sea)

dishplay
  1. :  a more or less concave vessel from which food is served

    :  the contents of a dish

    :  food prepared in a particular way

  1. :  present

    :  to make concave like a dish

    :  to disclose or discuss especially publicly


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