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1. plate

noun. ['ˈpleɪt'] (baseball) base consisting of a rubber slab where the batter stands; it must be touched by a base runner in order to score.

Synonyms

  • base
  • home
  • bag
  • home plate

Antonyms

  • descend
  • disappear
  • overhead
  • subsurface

Etymology

  • plate (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • plata (Latin)

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Rhymes with Plate Rail

  • quesnell
  • deverell
  • cartmell
  • withnail
  • travail
  • tramell
  • sumrell
  • prevail
  • portell
  • parcell
  • mortell
  • mcphail
  • mcgrail
  • marcell
  • macphail
  • exhale
  • carvell
  • cardell
  • bartell
  • averell
  • avenell
  • abimael
  • verrell
  • unveil
  • today'll
  • tirrell
  • surveil
  • savell
  • revell
  • rafale

2. plate

noun. ['ˈpleɪt'] a sheet of metal or wood or glass or plastic.

Synonyms

  • disc
  • grid
  • tap
  • lamella
  • engraving
  • license plate
  • plessimeter
  • fin keel
  • plate iron
  • pleximeter
  • baffle
  • storage-battery grid
  • numberplate
  • cylinder head
  • escutcheon
  • sheet
  • gusset
  • nameplate
  • damper
  • flat solid
  • platen
  • fishplate
  • gusset plate
  • disk
  • baffle board

Antonyms

  • unconnectedness
  • disjoin
  • anode
  • voltaic cell

Etymology

  • plate (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • plata (Latin)

3. plate

noun. ['ˈpleɪt'] dish on which food is served or from which food is eaten.

Synonyms

  • dessert plate
  • paper plate
  • soup plate
  • flatware
  • salad plate
  • steel plate
  • salad bowl

Antonyms

  • undress
  • discolor
  • insulator
  • inarticulate

Etymology

  • plate (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • plata (Latin)

4. plate

noun. ['ˈpleɪt'] a full-page illustration (usually on slick paper).

Synonyms

  • illustration

Antonyms

  • foreign
  • inactivity

Etymology

  • plate (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • plata (Latin)

5. plate

noun. ['ˈpleɪt'] the quantity contained in a plate.

Synonyms

  • plateful

Antonyms

  • accumulator

Etymology

  • plate (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • plata (Latin)

6. rail

noun. ['ˈreɪl'] a barrier consisting of a horizontal bar and supports.

Synonyms

  • balustrade
  • bannister
  • railing
  • handrail
  • fife rail
  • banister
  • guardrail
  • bar
  • barrier
  • taffrail
  • ledger board
  • safety rail

Antonyms

  • attractive
  • whisper
  • kern
  • take

Etymology

  • hrægl (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • railler (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • reille (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • râle (French)
  • râler (French)

7. rail

noun. ['ˈreɪl'] short for railway.

Synonyms

  • railway line
  • railroad
  • railway
  • railway system

Antonyms

  • rhetorical
  • unobvious
  • impure
  • patterned

Etymology

  • hrægl (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • railler (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • reille (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • râle (French)
  • râler (French)

8. rail

verb. ['ˈreɪl'] complain bitterly.

Synonyms

  • complain
  • kvetch
  • kick
  • quetch
  • plain
  • inveigh

Antonyms

  • sit
  • sacred
  • professional
  • activity

Etymology

  • hrægl (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • railler (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • reille (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • râle (French)
  • râler (French)

9. rail

verb. ['ˈreɪl'] lay with rails.

Synonyms

  • repose
  • put down

Antonyms

  • clock out
  • humanize
  • leave

Etymology

  • hrægl (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • railler (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • reille (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • râle (French)
  • râler (French)

10. rail

verb. ['ˈreɪl'] convey (goods etc.) by rails.

Antonyms

  • stay

Etymology

  • hrægl (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • railler (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • reille (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • râle (French)
  • râler (French)

Sentences with plate-rail


1. Noun Phrase
You can also install beadboard so it covers two-thirds of the walls and cap it with a plate rail to provide additional storage space in your bathroom.

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