Related formsmul·ti·plat·ed, adjectivenon·plat·ed, adjectiveun·plat·ed, adjective
Definition for plated (2 of 2)
- the part of a denture that conforms to the mouth and contains the teeth.
- the entire denture.
verb (used with object), plat·ed, plat·ing.
- to forge (a bloom or the like) into a broad piece.
- to hammer (cutlery) gently to produce an even surface.
Origin of plate1
Related formsplate·less, adjectiveplate·like, adjective
Examples from the Web for plated
There was an empty, haunting self-portrait by the Serbian performance artist Marina Abramovic, her mouth ringed with plated gold.
The look of his plated desserts, with their free-flowing natural look and feel, just breeds creativity.
Great care is used in cleaning substances to be plated, all dirt and grease being carefully removed.Things a Boy Should Know About Electricity|Thomas M. (Thomas Matthew) St. John
The Magyars were protected by the plated sides of their wagons, and were making sad havoc amongst the soldiers of the Rising Sun.With the "Die-Hards" in Siberia|John Ward
For paring acid fruits, though, a plated knife is not so likely to cause discoloring as a common steel knife.Woman's Institute Library of Cookery, Vol. 5|Woman's Institute of Domestic Arts and Sciences
Sketches of our ancient wooden walls and our iron and plated defences line the panellings.The Celt and Saxon, Complete|George Meredith
This is to certify that henceforth only plated ware, but very pretty plated ware, shall cross my threshold.Ginger-Snaps|Fanny Fern
British Dictionary definitions for plated (1 of 3)
- coated with a layer of metal
- (in combination)gold-plated
British Dictionary definitions for plated (2 of 3)
- a shallow usually circular dish made of porcelain, earthenware, glass, etc, on which food is served or from which food is eaten
- (as modifier)a plate rack
- Also called: plateful the contents of a plate or the amount a plate will hold
- Australian and NZ a plate of cakes, sandwiches, etc, brought by a guest to a partyeveryone was asked to bring a plate
- a sheet of glass, or sometimes metal, coated with photographic emulsion on which an image can be formed by exposure to light
- (as modifier)a plate camera
- a cup or trophy awarded to the winner of a sporting contest, esp a horse race
- a race or contest for such a prize
- mainly US the anode in an electronic valve
- an electrode in an accumulator or capacitor
Word Origin for plate
British Dictionary definitions for plated (3 of 3)
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Idioms and Phrases with plated
see hand to on a silver platter (serve up on a plate); have a lot on one's plate.