- platter, dish, dinner plate, salver, trencher (archaic) •
Scott piled his plate with food.
- helping, course, serving, dish, portion, platter, plateful •
a huge plate of bacon and eggs
- layer, panel, sheet, slab •
The beam is strengthened by a steel plate 6 millimetres thick.
- plaque, sign, nameplate, door plate, cartouche •
a brass plate on his office door
- illustration, picture, photograph, print, engraving, lithograph •
The book has 55 colour plates.
'plate' in Other Languages
- British English: plate /pleɪt/ NOUN
A plate is a round or oval flat dish used to hold food.Anita pushed her plate away.
- Arabic: صَحْن
- Brazilian Portuguese: prato
- Chinese: 盘子
- Croatian: tanjur
- Czech: talíř
- Danish: tallerken
- Dutch: bord
- European Spanish: plato utensilio
- Finnish: lautanen
- French: assiette
- German: Teller Teller
- Greek: πιάτο
- Italian: piatto
- Japanese: 平皿
- Korean: 접시
- Norwegian: tallerken
- Polish: talerz
- Portuguese: prato
- Romanian: farfurie farfurii
- Russian: тарелка
- Spanish: plato recipiente bajo y redondo
- Swedish: tallrik
- Thai: จาน
- Turkish: tabak
- Ukrainian: тарілка
- Vietnamese: đĩa đựng thức ăn
Definition of plate from the Collins English Thesaurus
a shallow usually circular dish made of porcelain, earthenware, glass, etc, on which food is served or from which food is eaten
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