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lazy Susan

a revolving tray for foods, condiments, etc., placed usually at the center of a dining table.
any similar structure, as a shelf or tabletop, designed to revolve so that whatever it holds can be seen or reached easily.
Also, lazy susan, Lazy Susan.
Origin of lazy Susan
1915-20, Americanism Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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Examples from the web for lazy Susan
  • For example, there are certain things you can never do-when a leader is reaching for a dish, you mustn't turn the lazy Susan.
  • Drawer cabinets and lazy Susan corner cabinets provide extra accessibility for wheelchair users.
British Dictionary definitions for lazy Susan

lazy Susan

a revolving tray, often divided into sections, for holding condiments, etc
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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