Translation of "dish" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /dɪʃ/ us /dɪʃ/

A2 a plate that you eat from


A2 a large plate for serving food

a serving dish

A2 food that is part of a meal

She cooked a very nice chicken dish.
the dishes [ plural ]

A2 dirty plates and other objects that have been used for cooking or eating food

el fregado, los platos
Who’s going to wash the dishes?

(Translation of “dish” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


noun /diʃ/

a plate, bowl etc in which food is brought to the table

a large shallow dish.

food mixed and prepared for the table

She served us an interesting dish containing chicken and almonds.
dishtowel noun

(American ) a small towel used for drying dishes; tea cloth(British ), tea towel(British)

dishwasher noun

a machine for washing dishes

lavavajillas, lavaplatos
Have you emptied the dishwasher yet?
dish-washing noun

the job of washing soiled dishes.

lavar los platos
dishwater noun

water used for washing dishes

agua sucia
She poured the dirty dishwater down the sink.
dish out phrasal verb

to distribute or give to people

distribuir, repartir
He dished out the roast potatoes.

(Translation of “dish” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)