Meaning of “like dishwater” in the English Dictionary

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"like dishwater" in British English

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like dishwater

informal disapproving

used to describe a drink or liquid that is unpleasant because it contains too much water and has very little flavour:

This soup/tea tastes like dishwater.

(Definition of “like dishwater” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)