|a chattering or flighty, light-headed person.|
|a scrap or morsel of food left at a meal.|
|1.||a large shallow usually oval dish or plate, used for serving food|
|2.||a course of a meal, usually consisting of several different foods served on the same plate: a seafood platter|
|[C14: from Anglo-Norman plater, from plat dish, from Old French plat flat; see |
see under hand to on a silver platter.