Platte

geographical name \ ˈplat \

Definition of Platte

1 river 310 miles (499 kilometers) long in central Nebraska formed by the junction of the North Platte and South Platte rivers and flowing east into the Missouri River
2 river 300 miles (483 kilometers) long in southwestern Iowa and northwestern Missouri flowing into the Missouri River

Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up Platte? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!