Examples from the Web for platter
A Wikipedia that we create in common is more meaningful than would be the same Wikipedia handed to us on a platter.
“All that blood and treasure and we might as well have handed Baghdad to Tehran on a platter,” I shouted.Iraq Is Not Our War Anymore. Let It Be Iran’s Problem.|Christopher Dickey|July 17, 2014|DAILY BEAST
A decaying statue of St. Lucia, patron saint of the blind, holds a platter with two eyes.
It was conducted around a platter of pastrami sandwiches cut into quarters.
When the waiters appeared at Penny's shoulder with the main course on a platter, the prince was mid-anecdote.A Great (if Random) Rod Stewart / Prince Charles Story|Tom Sykes|January 31, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Too many "make clean the outside of the cup and platter, but within, they are full of extortion and excess."A Review of Uncle Tom's Cabin|A. Woodward
Lay your made sandwiches on a platter under a dry cloth with a double damp one on top of it.Dishes & Beverages of the Old South|Martha McCulloch Williams
Place triangles of toast in center of platter, arrange cutlets standing around toast.California Mexican-Spanish Cook Book|Bertha Haffner-Ginger
Place on a platter and put a thick piece of parboiled beef marrow, with one fried egg, on top.The Hotel St. Francis Cook Book|Victor Hirtzler
He buttered a second slice of toast and scooped the last piece of bacon from the platter.Dan Carter and the Cub Honor|Mildred A. Wirt
British Dictionary definitions for platter
Word Origin for platter
Word Origin and History for platter
late 13c., platere, from Anglo-French plater, from Old French plate "metal plate" (see plate (n.)).
Idioms and Phrases with platter
see under hand to on a silver platter.