Entry from US English dictionary
A dish served as subsidiary to the main one: both were served with an excellent side dish of fresh vegetables
More example sentences
- Grits for breakfast, or served as a side dish, are long-established dishes of the southern states.
- The chefs had 60 minutes to prepare and cook one main curry dish and one side dish with rice or bread.
- Because of the use of spices and curry for the main dish, the usual side dish is plain rice.
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