Meaning of autotray in English:


Pronunciation /ˈɔːtəʊtreɪ/


  • A small table on wheels used for conveying food and drink.

    ‘an autotray rolled up and our breakfasts were placed in front of us’
    • ‘He is eyeing the carefully prepared party food stacked on an autotray.’
    • ‘She was about to get up and leave her fears with the early morning when she heard the squeak of the autotray from the passage.’
    • ‘In a very short time the young gentleman returned, wheeling an autotray with a silver coffee service on the top ledge.’
    • ‘Does anyone still wheel out either a traymobile or an autotray?’
    • ‘Though she supervised the meals and the ritual teatime (using an autotray), she never cooked.’