noun. ['ˈtreɪ'] an open receptacle for holding or displaying or serving articles or food.
- cheese tray
- alms dish
- lazy Susan
- tea tray
- alms tray
- traye (Middle English (1100-1500))
- trayen (Middle English (1100-1500))
- trair (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
- treye (Middle English (1100-1500))
- treg (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
Words that Rhyme with Tray
Example sentences of the word tray
1. Noun, singular or mass
Assemble your cake on a large cake board or tray.
Quotes containing the word tray
1. Blake took a small roll from the tray on the table, then put it back in favor of a larger one. And maybe a little butter. It certainly couldn't hurt. And jam...no, he drew the line at jam. She was a spy, after all.
- Julia Quinn, To Catch an Heiress
noun. a wood or metal receptacle placed on your desk to hold your incoming material.
noun. a wood or metal receptacle placed on your desk to hold your outgoing material.