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Synonyms for plate
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. home plate, home base, home, plate(noun)

    (baseball) base consisting of a rubber slab where the batter stands; it must be touched by a base runner in order to score

    "he ruled that the runner failed to touch home"

    Synonyms:
    dental plate, domicile, rest home, home office, central office, dwelling, home base, place, plateful, menage, dwelling house, base, scale, home, main office, crustal plate, home plate, family, nursing home, house, habitation, headquarters, photographic plate, denture, household, shell, abode, collection plate

  2. plate(noun)

    a sheet of metal or wood or glass or plastic

    Synonyms:
    scale, plateful, collection plate, photographic plate, home, dental plate, home plate, denture, shell, crustal plate, home base

  3. plate(noun)

    a full-page illustration (usually on slick paper)

    Synonyms:
    scale, plateful, collection plate, photographic plate, home, dental plate, home plate, denture, shell, crustal plate, home base

  4. plate(noun)

    dish on which food is served or from which food is eaten

    Synonyms:
    scale, plateful, collection plate, photographic plate, home, dental plate, home plate, denture, shell, crustal plate, home base

  5. plate, plateful(noun)

    the quantity contained in a plate

    Synonyms:
    scale, plateful, collection plate, photographic plate, home, dental plate, home plate, denture, shell, crustal plate, home base

  6. plate, crustal plate(noun)

    a rigid layer of the Earth's crust that is believed to drift slowly

    Synonyms:
    scale, plateful, collection plate, photographic plate, home, dental plate, home plate, denture, shell, crustal plate, home base

  7. plate(noun)

    the thin under portion of the forequarter

    Synonyms:
    scale, plateful, collection plate, photographic plate, home, dental plate, home plate, denture, shell, crustal plate, home base

  8. plate(noun)

    a main course served on a plate

    "a vegetable plate"; "the blue plate special"

    Synonyms:
    scale, plateful, collection plate, photographic plate, home, dental plate, home plate, denture, shell, crustal plate, home base

  9. plate(noun)

    any flat platelike body structure or part

    Synonyms:
    scale, plateful, collection plate, photographic plate, home, dental plate, home plate, denture, shell, crustal plate, home base

  10. plate(noun)

    the positively charged electrode in a vacuum tube

    Synonyms:
    scale, plateful, collection plate, photographic plate, home, dental plate, home plate, denture, shell, crustal plate, home base

  11. plate, photographic plate(noun)

    a flat sheet of metal or glass on which a photographic image can be recorded

    Synonyms:
    scale, plateful, collection plate, photographic plate, home, dental plate, home plate, denture, shell, crustal plate, home base

  12. plate(noun)

    structural member consisting of a horizontal beam that provides bearing and anchorage

    Synonyms:
    scale, plateful, collection plate, photographic plate, home, dental plate, home plate, denture, shell, crustal plate, home base

  13. plate, collection plate(noun)

    a shallow receptacle for collection in church

    Synonyms:
    scale, plateful, collection plate, photographic plate, home, dental plate, home plate, denture, shell, crustal plate, home base

  14. plate, scale, shell(noun)

    a metal sheathing of uniform thickness (such as the shield attached to an artillery piece to protect the gunners)

    Synonyms:
    scale leaf, scurf, cuticle, ordered series, exfoliation, graduated table, weighing machine, home base, case, racing shell, plateful, carapace, scale of measurement, dental plate, home, crustal plate, home plate, shield, musical scale, eggshell, denture, scale, casing, shell, photographic plate, collection plate

  15. denture, dental plate, plate(verb)

    a dental appliance that artificially replaces missing teeth

    Synonyms:
    shell, scale, plateful, collection plate, photographic plate, home, home plate, denture, dental plate, crustal plate, home base

  16. plate(verb)

    coat with a layer of metal

    "plate spoons with silver"

Editors Contribution

  1. bowl

    a thing in the earth that holds it up from hurricanes

    Submitted by anonymous on December 7, 2020  

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. plate(n.)

    Synonyms:
    lamina, layer

  2. plate(n.)

    Synonyms:
    dish, platter

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How to say plate in sign language?

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How to use plate in a sentence?

  1. Joy Bauer:

    Instead of making an 'I want to lose weight' pledge, try 'I'm going to put more fruits and vegetables on my plate,'.

  2. Ed Harbour:

    A lot of the U.S. banks acknowledge that the technology is real and it works, but they have so many things on their plate competing for investments, they want to get an immediate return and they see that coming more from ways to take costs out, rather than growing the top line.

  3. Megan Rapinoe:

    It's certainly not ideal and it will take attention away and energy and effort away from what our actual job is, which is to play, this team also is very good at multitasking and taking a lot on its plate at all times.

  4. Keith Richards:

    But if we use all local ingredients, the price per plate might go up to $18. Value is still important to customers.

  5. Melanie Potock:

    I recommend you put one tablespoon of any new foods, especially foods that the rest of the family is eating during the meal time, on the child's plate, but don't force them to eat it. Just having it on the kid's plate is the first step to making friends with that food.

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