OTHER WORDS FROM platedmul·ti·plat·ed, adjectivenon·plat·ed, adjectiveun·plat·ed, adjective
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How to use plated in a sentence
There was an empty, haunting self-portrait by the Serbian performance artist Marina Abramovic, her mouth ringed with plated gold.The Best Things to See at Frieze Art Fair NY 2013|Isabel Wilkinson|May 10, 2013|DAILY BEAST
I don't see them giving up gold-plated health benefits for wage gains--rather the reverse, in fact.Are Gold-Plated Health Benefits Making American Workers Worse Off?|Megan McArdle|January 15, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The gold-plated firm is still listed as the biggest political donor on Wall Street.Wall Street Turncoats: The Money Guys Loved Obama in ’08—This Year, Romney’s Their Man|Caitlin Dickson|August 19, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Those programs remained gold-plated, with surplus funds to spend.
But his gold-plated economic team may give conservatives yet another reason to be wary of him.The Campaign Whisperers|Jill Lawrence|October 13, 2011|DAILY BEAST
Your electro-plated butter-dish, or whatever it's going to be, will be simply flung back at you.First Plays|A. A. Milne
The mayorʼs symbol of office is a cane with a silver knob, plated ferrule, and black cord and tassels.The Philippine Islands|John Foreman
The doors were richly paneled and carved, or were plated with bronze, or made of solid bronze.
The legs and arms were carved or made of costly woods, or inlaid or plated with tortoise-shell or the precious metals.
Bow and stern are heavily plated with iron to cut through thin ice.
British Dictionary definitions for plated
- coated with a layer of metal
- (in combination)gold-plated