Definition of 'plated'
Example sentences containing 'plated'
For a moment a woman's face was pressed against the armour- plated window by the Secretary of State's head.FIELD OF BLOOD (1990)
As he was thrusting the small, plated pistol into his trouser pocket, Lister leaned across and pulled it out again.THE SCAR (1990)
He walked by bay rose and bulrushes towards Trentside Farm, nondescript marshland plated with rubbish tips.THE OPEN DOOR (1990)
Trends of 'plated'
View usage over:
Definition of plated from the Collins English Dictionary
Why every generation is at risk
We take a look at the etymology behind the word 'election' in the run-up to the UK General Election in June
Language expert Ian Brookes looks at the word 'election' and its origins.
Join the Collins community
All the latest wordy news, linguistic insights, offers and competitions every month.