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Definition of Platter

Platter

  1. One who plats or braids.
  2. A large plate or shallow dish on which meat or other food is brought to the table.

Platter Quotations

Say there's a white kid who lives in a nice home, goes to an all-white school, and is pretty much having everything handed to him on a platter - for him to pick up a rap tape is incredible to me, because what that's saying is that he's living a fantasy life of rebellion.
Eminem

The best gift I was ever given was the arts. My mum gave me those on a silver platter. Growing up, her and my grandmother would take me to ballets, classical concerts, even smoky jazz clubs I wasn't supposed to be in!
Jill Scott

While I pride myself on trying to be creative in all areas of my life, I have occasionally gone overboard, like the time I decided to bring to a party a salad that I constructed, on a huge rattan platter, to look like a miniature scale model of the Gardens of Babylon.
Gregory Maguire

I love beauty. But I like the beauty accidentally, not dished up, served up on a platter.
Wole Soyinka

Almost nothing is presented to you on a silver platter. You have to really work for it.
Katarina Witt
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Platter Translations

platter in Danish is fad
platter in Dutch is schotel, schaal
platter in Finnish is vati
platter in French is met
platter in German is Platte
platter in Latin is lanx, patella
platter in Norwegian is fat, tallerken
platter in Portuguese is prato
platter in Swedish is tallrik

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