Meaning of TRAY in English

TRAY

noun

ADJECTIVE

▪ breakfast , dinner , lunch

▪ cafeteria , deli (both esp. AmE )

▪ drinks , tea

▪ bed ( AmE )

▪ hospitality , serving

▪ plastic , silver , etc.

VERB + TRAY

▪ bear , carry

▪ pick up

▪ balance

He balanced the ~ on his knees.

▪ place , put down , set down

▪ drop

PREPOSITION

▪ on a/the ~

A waitress came in, carrying tea on a ~.

▪ ~ of

waiters bearing ~s of champagne

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