Definitions of Plated

  1. of Plate

Usage examples for Plated

  1. Have the bowl three parts full of clean hot water; in this wash all plate and plated articles which are greasy, wiping them before cleaning with the brush. – The Book of Household Management by Mrs. Isabella Beeton
  2. Here stood my table, cleanly spread, with two plated candlesticks, each holding three candles. – I Saw Three Ships and Other Winter Tales by Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch
  3. It should be plated, not silver, and if Susan was not careful, it shouldn't be plated at all. – Miss Mapp by Edward Frederic Benson
  4. I'll hand you the gold plated medal for that! – The Cry at Midnight by Mildred A. Wirt
  5. The whip is a hard hide handle, plated with zinc, and armed with a single short broad thong. – First Footsteps in East Africa or, an Exploration of Harar by Richard F. Burton
  6. Also"- his voice dropped lower, his hand met her hand, and in the darkness of the hall a little silver- plated revolver was slipped into her palm-" also, take this. – Cleek: the Man of the Forty Faces by Thomas W. Hanshew
  7. In the flood of industrialism that for the last twenty years has swelled to obliterate landmarks, to bring all the world to the same level of nickel- plated dullness, the theatre in Madrid has been the refuge of lo castizo. – Rosinante to the Road Again by John Dos Passos
  8. Mrs. Fischlowitz breathed deep and grasped the nickel- plated door handle. – Every Soul Hath Its Song by Fannie Hurst
  9. " Never you mind, Silver Heels," said I, tying a plated hook on her line, and covering it with a long silvery strip of skin and pin- feathers from a pullet's neck. – Cardigan by Robert W. Chambers
  10. The circular windows were guarded by heavy iron bars, the heavy iron- plated oaken doors groaned upon their hinges, indicating thereby that they were very seldom opened. – The Slaves of the Padishah by Mór Jókai
  11. That freak, Millie Wyandotte, sent me a plated toast- rack and a letter from which I extract the following: If you were half as extraordinary as you think you are, this would be a miserable marriage. – Marge Askinforit by Barry Pain
  12. There came a day, indeed, when only five ungainly objects remained on that line, and even they were completely plated in and needed only a finishing touch. – Space Platform by Murray Leinster
  13. There was a silver- plated canopy intended to be held over bridal pairs- and a divan on which were placed portraits of Queen Victoria and the late Ranee attended by large dolls or figures presumably representing members of the Sivajee family. – Fifty-One Years of Victorian Life by Margaret Elizabeth Leigh Child-Villiers, Countess of Jersey