Definition of soup plate in English:

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soup plate

Pronunciation: /ˈso͞op ˌplāt/


A deep, wide-rimmed plate in which soup is served.
Example sentences
  • Served in a wide soup plate in a shallow pool of vanilla cream, were two oval scoops of almond ice-cream and a little cylinder of oven-baked, whipped egg whites.
  • A large soup plate arrived with a hot plate of goulash.
  • He serves it in a soup plate, surrounded by a modest quantity of a rich, winey reduction and heretical though that may be, that improved it.

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Syllabification: soup plate

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