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plato / plate
 
plato   -noun masculine
1. (=recipiente)   (para comer)   plate   (de balanza)   pan
·[fregar] los platos
·to wash o do the dishes,   wash up
a. [pagar] los platos rotos   to carry the can *
b. estar en el plato y en la tajada
c. estar al plato y a las tajadas   to have one'noun cake and eat it
·del plato a la boca se pierde la sopa
·there'noun many a slip 'twixt cup and lip
·plato de postre   dessert plate
·plato frutero   fruit dish
·plato hondo   soup dish,   soup plate
·plato llano   dinner plate
·plato sopero   soup dish,   soup plate
2. (=contenido del plato)   plate,   plateful
·un plato de arroz
·a plate o plateful of rice
a. vender algo por un plato de lentejas   to sell something for a mess of pottage
3. (culinary, cooking )   (en menú)   course
(=guiso)   dish
·un menú de tres platos
·a three-course meal
·es un plato típico español
·it'noun a typical Spanish dish
·es mi plato favorito
·it'noun my favourite dish
a. [no] es plato de mi gusto   it'noun not my cup of tea
b. comen del mismo plato   they're great pals
c. ser plato de segunda mesa   *
[cosa]   to be second-best
[persona]   play second fiddle
·plato combinado   set main course
·plato de fondo   main course
·plato dulce   sweet course
·plato fuerte
(=comida principal)   main course
(=abundante)   big meal
(=tema principal)   main topic,   central theme
(=punto fuerte)   strong point
·plato precocinado   pre-cooked meal
·plato preparado   ready-to-serve meal
·plato principal   main course
4. [de tocadiscos]   turntable
·plato giradiscos
·plato giratorio   turntable
5. plato de (la) ducha   shower tray
6. (technicaléc)   plate
7. (sport)
·tiro al plato
·clay pigeon shooting
8. (Cono Sur)   *
·es un plato
(=guapo)   he'noun a dish *,   he'noun very dishy *
·¡qué plato!
(=divertido)   what a laugh!
 
plató / set
 
plató
-noun masculine   set
 
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged and Audio Headword Pronunciation (Spanish) 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co Ltd. 1971,1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992,1993,1996,1997,2000,2003,2005.
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