Associations to the word «Platter»


PLATTER, noun. A tray for serving foods.
PLATTER, noun. The part of a turntable on which a gramophone record rests when being played, commonly made of aluminum, but sometimes of high-impact plastic.
PLATTER, noun. One who plats/plaits or braids.

Dictionary definition

PLATTER, noun. A large shallow dish used for serving food.
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.

Wise words

Words are always getting conventionalized to some secondary meaning. It is one of the works of poetry to take the truants in custody and bring them back to their right senses.
William Butler Yeats