What does platter mean?

Definitions for platter
ˈplæt ərplat·ter

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word platter.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. platter(noun)

    a large shallow dish used for serving food

  2. phonograph record, phonograph recording, record, disk, disc, platter(noun)

    sound recording consisting of a disk with a continuous groove; used to reproduce music by rotating while a phonograph needle tracks in the groove


  1. platter(Noun)

    A tray for serving foods.

  2. platter(Noun)

    The part of a turntable on which a Gramophone record rests when being played, commonly made of aluminum, but sometimes high impact plastic.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Platter(noun)

    one who plats or braids

  2. Platter(noun)

    a large plate or shallow dish on which meat or other food is brought to the table

  3. Origin: [Probably fr. OF. platel, F. plateau. See Plateau.]


  1. Platter

    A platter is a large type of dishware used for serving food. It is a tray on which food is displayed and served to people. Its shape can be oval, round, rectangular, or square. It can be made of metal, ceramic, or plastic. Plain and ornate platters suitable for more formal settings or occasions are made of, or plated with, silver, and antique examples are considered quite valuable. Especially expensive and ceremonial platters have been made of gold.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Platter

    plat′ėr, n. a large flat plate or dish. [M. E. plater—O. Fr. platelplat, a plate.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of platter in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of platter in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of platter in a Sentence

  1. Amina Mohammed:

    It's not being handed to you on a platter.

  2. Siddharth Astir:

    Patience is never served on the platter...

  3. Marie-France Kern:

    Cooking with tomatoes doesn’t have to be complicated. Don’t underestimate the versatility of a platter of slow roasted tomatoes.

  4. Lifelong New Yorker Andy Maskin:

    By then we will have raised the money – all the I’s will be dotted and the T’s will be crossed, i can hand them everything on a silver platter.

  5. Nusra Front:

    We warn soldiers of (Division 30) against proceeding in the American project, we, and the Sunni people in Syria, will not allow their sacrifices to be offered on a golden platter to the American side.

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