Platter - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈplætər|  American pronunciation of the word platter
Brit.  |ˈplatə|  British pronunciation of the word platter


- a large shallow dish used for serving food
- sound recording consisting of a disk with a continuous groove; used to reproduce music by rotating while a phonograph needle tracks in the groove (syn: disc, disk, record)


large platters of hot turkey and ham

The chicken platter comes with fries and coleslaw.

She ordered the seafood platter.

a platter of turkey and vegetables

The cheese was cut into small pieces and arranged on a silver platter.

Put the platter at the end of the table.

He had a scholarship handed to him on a silver platter.

Word forms

singular: platter
plural: platters
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