noun. a tray (or large plate) for serving food or drinks; usually made of silver.
- -er (English)
- -er (Middle English (1100-1500))
- salve (English)
- salvare (Latin)
Example sentences of the word salver
1. Noun, singular or mass
The serving tray as we know it today likely evolved from the “salver,” a term used in England in 1661 to denote a flat tray, usually made of silver.