platinum record

noun

Definition of platinum record

  1. :  a platinum phonograph record awarded to a singer or group whose album has sold at least one million copies — compare gold record

First Known Use of platinum record

1978


PLATINUM RECORD Defined for English Language Learners

platinum record

noun

Definition of platinum record for English Language Learners

  • : an award that is given to a singer or musical group for selling at least one million copies of a record

Learn More about platinum record


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up platinum record? 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!

WORD OF THE DAY

an incorrigible rascal

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Love words? Need even more definitions?

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