Definition of ashet in English:


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Pronunciation: /ˈaʃɪt


Scottish & Northern English
  • A large plate or dish.
    More example sentences
    • As the ashet is held aloft, they proudly stride around the room.
    • Remove the chicken and shallots to a large ashet and keep warm.
    • The question arises in the same document concerning the ashets and milkpots mentioned.


mid 16th century: from French assiette.

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