Simple Definition of platter
: a large plate that is used for serving food and especially meat
: the food that is served on a platter
: a meal in a restaurant that has a particular type of food
Examples of platter in a sentence
large platters of hot turkey and ham
The chicken platter comes with fries and coleslaw.
She ordered the seafood platter.
Origin of platter
Middle English plater, from Anglo-French, from plat plate
First Known Use: 13th century
PLATTER Defined for Kids
Definition of platter for Students
: a large plate used especially for serving meat
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