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1. dish-shaped

adjective. shaped like a dish or pan.

Synonyms

  • dished
  • concave

Antonyms

  • protrusive
  • lentiform
  • gibbose

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Words that Rhyme with Petri Dish

  • mcnish
  • mclish
  • mcclish
  • ladish
  • demisch
  • commish
  • trish
  • swish
  • krisch
  • klish
  • frisch
  • blish
  • wisz
  • wish
  • wisch
  • tish
  • tisch
  • rish
  • risch
  • mish
  • misch
  • lish
  • kish
  • kisch
  • gish
  • fish
  • fisch
  • disch
  • bish
  • bisch

How do you pronounce petri dish?

Pronounce petri dish as ˈpɛtri dɪʃ.

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Example sentences of the word petri-dish


1. Noun Phrase
Turn the lid over and place it above the petri dish on the sterile work surface.

2. Noun Phrase
If you need to save space, you can stack the petri dishes on top of each other.

3. Noun Phrase
Turn the petri dish over so that the solid is on top.

4. Noun Phrase
Some mold growing on a field of bacteria in a petri dish had killed all the bacteria around it.

2. dish

noun. ['ˈdɪʃ'] a piece of dishware normally used as a container for holding or serving food.

Synonyms

  • container
  • gravy boat
  • sauceboat
  • boat
  • watch glass
  • serving dish
  • Petri dish
  • casserole
  • bowl
  • butter dish
  • coquille
  • ramequin
  • crockery
  • sugar bowl
  • gravy holder
  • dishware

Antonyms

  • unspecialized
  • secondary
  • scheduled
  • ordinary

Etymology

  • disc (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • discus (Latin)

3. dish

noun. ['ˈdɪʃ'] a particular item of prepared food.

Synonyms

  • cake
  • Tetrazzini
  • cottage pie
  • stuffed peppers
  • pilau
  • sauerbraten
  • meatball
  • rijstafel
  • ramequin
  • scallopine
  • rissole
  • scampi
  • meal
  • poi
  • galantine
  • alimentation
  • barbecue
  • French toast
  • sushi
  • steak au poivre
  • Maryland chicken
  • sukiyaki
  • kebab
  • chili
  • deviled egg
  • casserole
  • escalope de veau Orloff
  • chow mein
  • fondue
  • rijstaffel
  • moussaka
  • steak tartare
  • hash
  • sauce
  • buffalo wing
  • lobster thermidor
  • fish ball
  • mould
  • special
  • entremets
  • beef Stroganoff
  • rijsttaffel
  • pudding
  • apple sauce
  • beef Wellington
  • Scotch egg
  • stuffed derma
  • fried egg
  • victuals
  • stew
  • refried beans
  • poached egg
  • peppered steak
  • veal parmigiana
  • Spanish rice
  • tempura
  • sandwich plate
  • seafood Newburg
  • nutriment
  • sauerkraut
  • patty
  • bitok
  • lutefisk
  • cold stuffed tomato
  • pizza
  • barbecued spareribs
  • stuffed egg
  • cannibal mound
  • mold
  • chili con carne
  • ramekin
  • tamale pie
  • aliment
  • fish finger
  • chicken Kiev
  • souffle
  • veal parmesan
  • spring roll
  • repast
  • pepper steak
  • jambalaya
  • curry
  • side order
  • snack food
  • porridge
  • frittata
  • boeuf Bourguignonne
  • Italian rice
  • egg en cocotte
  • teriyaki
  • chicken cordon bleu
  • pizza pie
  • stuffed grape leaves
  • scrambled eggs
  • piece de resistance
  • biryani
  • Boston baked beans
  • falafel
  • side dish
  • soup
  • stuffed tomato
  • viand
  • Swiss steak
  • omelette
  • meat loaf
  • coq au vin
  • tartar steak
  • boiled egg
  • barbecued wing
  • burrito
  • chop suey
  • beef Bourguignonne
  • chicken paprikash
  • spareribs
  • Belgian beef stew
  • filet de boeuf en croute
  • omelet
  • osso buco
  • adobo
  • timbale
  • carbonnade flamande
  • tostada
  • fish stick
  • pasta
  • frijoles refritos
  • bubble and squeak
  • couscous
  • Welsh rabbit
  • frog legs
  • kedgeree
  • biriani
  • veal cordon bleu
  • chicken Marengo
  • shish kebab
  • sashimi
  • custard
  • fried rice
  • tamale
  • Wiener schnitzel
  • ingredient
  • pork and beans
  • pilaw
  • succotash
  • coddled egg
  • enchilada
  • coquilles Saint-Jacques
  • fish and chips
  • kishke
  • sustenance
  • salad
  • dropped egg
  • Salisbury steak
  • taco
  • chicken paprika
  • croquette
  • coquille
  • pilaff
  • hot stuffed tomato
  • scallopini
  • turnover
  • spaghetti and meatballs
  • Chinese fried rice
  • meatloaf
  • topping
  • haggis
  • chicken provencale
  • scrapple
  • schnitzel
  • felafel
  • bacon and eggs
  • egg roll
  • rarebit
  • macedoine
  • boiled dinner
  • barbeque
  • roulade
  • shirred egg
  • gefilte fish
  • kabob
  • pheasant under glass
  • moo goo gai pan
  • New England boiled dinner
  • baked egg
  • fixings
  • stuffed cabbage
  • eggs Benedict
  • dolmas
  • lutfisk
  • Scotch woodcock
  • potpie
  • chicken and rice
  • applesauce
  • risotto
  • mousse
  • pilaf
  • saute
  • paella
  • terrine
  • ham and eggs
  • nutrition
  • Welsh rarebit
  • nourishment

Antonyms

  • raw
  • walk
  • weak
  • juvenile

Etymology

  • disc (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • discus (Latin)

4. dish

verb. ['ˈdɪʃ'] make concave; shape like a dish.

Synonyms

  • shape

Antonyms

  • bad person
  • underprivileged

Etymology

  • disc (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • discus (Latin)

5. dish

noun. ['ˈdɪʃ'] a very attractive or seductive looking woman.

Synonyms

  • mantrap
  • smasher
  • woman
  • looker
  • peach
  • adult female
  • beauty
  • ravisher
  • lulu
  • stunner
  • sweetheart

Antonyms

  • male
  • husband
  • keep quiet
  • unpleasingness

Etymology

  • disc (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • discus (Latin)

6. dish

noun. ['ˈdɪʃ'] the quantity that a dish will hold.

Synonyms

  • dishful

Antonyms

  • unattractiveness
  • beautiful

Etymology

  • disc (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • discus (Latin)

7. dish

noun. ['ˈdɪʃ'] directional antenna consisting of a parabolic reflector for microwave or radio frequency radiation.

Synonyms

  • dish aerial
  • saucer
  • microwave radar
  • radar
  • dish antenna
  • scanner
  • radio detection and ranging
  • radio telescope
  • radio reflector
  • radiolocation

Antonyms

  • indispose
  • stay
  • starve
  • uglify

Etymology

  • disc (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • discus (Latin)

8. dish

noun. ['ˈdɪʃ'] an activity that you like or at which you are superior.

Synonyms

  • cup of tea
  • activity

Antonyms

  • hard drug
  • common
  • general

Etymology

  • disc (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • discus (Latin)

9. dish

verb. ['ˈdɪʃ'] provide (usually but not necessarily food).

Synonyms

  • cater
  • supply
  • serve
  • dish up
  • provide
  • dish out
  • plank
  • ply
  • serve up

Antonyms

  • disservice
  • worsen
  • act
  • take

Etymology

  • disc (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • discus (Latin)
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