Dish out smth

dish sth out


phrasal verb with dish UK /dɪʃ/ US /dɪʃ/ verb

to give or say things to people without thinking about them carefully:

A good doctor listens to the patient rather than just dishing out drugs
He’s very keen to dish out criticism.
He’s mad at me for teasing him – he can dish it out, but he can’t take it!

to give or serve food to people:

Jon, could you dish the carrots out for me, please?