Definition of main dish
- The main dish was poached salmon.
: physical strength : force
: high sea
: chief, principal
: fully exerted : sheer
: of or relating to a broad expanse (as of sea)
: a more or less concave vessel from which food is served
: the contents of a dish
: all the things (such as plates, utensils, glasses, and pots) that are used to prepare, serve, or eat a meal
: to put (something, such as food for serving) into a dish
: to make concave like a dish
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