plateau
Pronunciation
  • (British) IPA: /ˈplætəʊ/
  • (America) IPA: /plæˈtoʊ/
Noun

plateau (plural plateaus)

  1. A largely level expanse of land at a high elevation; tableland.
  2. A comparatively stable level in something that varies.
  3. (dated) An ornamental dish for the table; a tray or salver.
  4. (sports, broadcasting) A notable level of attainment or achievement.
Translations Translations Verb

plateau (plateaus, present participle plateauing; past and past participle plateaued)

  1. (intransitive) To reach a stable level; to level off.
Translations


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