as·si·ette | \ " \
Definition of assiette
1a : plate sense 3c
b : hors d'oeuvres or cold cuts served on one plate
2 : a mixture of bole, bloodstone, and galena used as a gilding surface (as by bookbinders)
Keep scrolling for more
Love words? Need even more definitions?Merriam-Webster unabridged
Words at Play
Ask the Editors
- Why is there a 'd' in 'fridge' but not in 'refrigerator'?
- 'All Intensive Purposes' or 'All Intents and Purposes'?
- Is Singular 'They' a Better Choice?