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plates of meat

Definition of plates of meat in English:

rhyming slang A person’s feet.
Example sentences
  • Oliver explained: ‘These days most Londoners know that plates, as in plates of meat, mean feet.’
  • So peel off those manky trainers and get something fresh and funky on your plates of meat.
  • In spite of my plates of meat agony - I just had to have a bit of a walk.
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