dish the dirt


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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.dish the dirt - wag one's tongue; speak about others and reveal secrets or intimacies; "She won't dish the dirt"
talk, speak - exchange thoughts; talk with; "We often talk business"; "Actions talk louder than words"
bruit, rumor, rumour - tell or spread rumors; "It was rumored that the next president would be a woman"
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REALITY telly queen Sinitta will be joining a panel of TV stars who will dish the dirt about their experiences at a free talk at Birmingham City University this week.
Peggy has already changed with fame and is currently lying on a chaise with a gin in her paw saying "don't worry reader, I'll mainly write this one and will dish the dirt on my ridiculous owner".
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In Soccer Am style, Kaka was invited to dish the dirt on his Milan team-mates.
He feeds the ducks with the kids and refuses to dish the dirt.
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It gives the fired candidate the chance to dish the dirt on their colleagues.