She would cook all these 1950s dishes like Beef Wellington, scalloped potatoes.
Practice, darling, practice, practice, practice ... Why else the two sets of dishes?
dishes here are prepared with locally picked mushrooms, herbs, trout, and moles.
They had planned dinners together every night and ate guinea fowl, duck and other “interesting” dishes.
Of all the classic French dishes, soufflé is one of the most impressive.
Dinner over, he and Emmie attended to the dishes, he washing and she wiping.
Pop was putting away the dishes, and Jud was scrubbing out the sink.
I simply looted the dishes as they were brought out of the dining-room.
He lights his pipe, and many an evening he helps me with the dishes.
Its chief use is to garnish salads and other dishes, but it may also be cooked and served hot as a green.
Old English disc "plate, bowl, platter," from Latin discus "dish, platter, quoit," from Greek diskos "disk, platter" (see disk). A common West Germanic borrowing; Old High German borrowed the word as tisc "plate," but German tisch now means "table," in common with other later Romanic forms (e.g. Italian desco, French dais). Meaning "particular variety of food served" is first recorded mid-15c. Meaning "what one likes" is c.1900; that of "attractive woman" is 1920s. Meaning "concave reflector or antenna" attested from 1948.
"to serve food," late 14c., from dish (n.). Meaning "to disparage, denigrate" first recorded 1940s; probably from the same notion in figurative dish it out "administer punishment" (1934). Related: Dished; dishing.
for eating from (2 Kings 21:13). Judas dipped his hand with a "sop" or piece of bread in the same dish with our Lord, thereby indicating friendly intimacy (Matt. 26:23). The "lordly dish" in Judg. 5:25 was probably the shallow drinking cup, usually of brass. In Judg. 6:38 the same Hebrew word is rendered "bowl." The dishes of the tabernacle were made of pure gold (Ex. 25:29; 37:16).