plateful Definition

  • 1the amount of food that a plate can hold
  • 2an amount of food that is enough to fill a plate

Using plateful: Examples

Take a moment to familiarize yourself with how "plateful" can be used in various situations through the following examples!

  • Example

    I had a plateful of pasta for dinner.

  • Example

    She served us each a plateful of vegetables.

  • Example

    He ate a plateful of cookies.

plateful Synonyms and Antonyms

Synonyms for plateful


Summary: plateful in Brief

'Plateful' [pleɪtfʊl] refers to the amount of food that can fit on a plate, or an amount of food that is sufficient to fill a plate. It is often used to describe a serving size or portion, as in 'She served us each a plateful of vegetables.'