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dish the dirt

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dish the dirt

modifier

: The first lady told her dish-thedirt guests she called them together ''to announce my candidacy''

verb phrase

To enjoy a cozy chat about personalities: So, dish the dirt. What was Hillary like in high school? (1920s+)


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Idioms and Phrases with dish the dirt

dish the dirt

Spread gossip or scandal, as in Sally was notorious for dishing the dirt. [ ; 1920s ]
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