In her lap was a plateful of early-ripe grapes, which she was eating deliberately.
Without replying, the count had him accommodated with a plateful of rice.
Whereupon he attacked his plateful of chicken with vehement gusto.
And soon she brought Peter a plateful of the best food she had.
Well, the sooner he has his plateful of humble-pie the better; eh, lads?
Well, there was the cherry tart; I had to take away your second plateful.
If you're going to eat, you might at least bring a plateful, so we can have some, too.
And with this the devil put a plateful of gold coins into the prince's bag.
Talking of soup, sir, I could just do with a plateful of 'bubbly'.
"I believe I'd trade my watch for a plateful of bread and butter," said Francis.