spin the plate

noun
variants: or spin the platter

Definition of spin the plate

: a game in which something round (such as a plate or platter) is spun on edge and the name of a player is called upon which the named player must catch the spinning object before it falls or pay a forfeit

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“Spin the plate.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/spin%20the%20plate. Accessed 15 Jun. 2021.

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