Definition of 'platform'
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If you win that game it gives you the platform to go on and make bigger things. Times, Sunday Times (2016)There is also a good platform for future trade growth. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Many of us get off to stand in the platform sunshine and compare notes. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Our new alumni mentoring system is an online platform where experience can be shared. Times, Sunday Times (2016)He is a big plus and gives them the platform. The Sun (2016)Now she wants to use music as a platform to share her views on issues close to her heart. The Sun (2016)The stage was bare, save for a few platforms at the back representing the stands. Times, Sunday Times (2016)A new breed of online platforms is offering users the data and tools to build their own computer trading programs. Times, Sunday Times (2016)When she finally opened the barrier for me I ran along the bridge and down the stairs to find our train at the platform. Times, Sunday Times (2016)This recent run has given us a platform to build on. The Sun (2015)You request a transfer to a rival platform and get whacked with a monster fee. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The ships will be used to supply offshore oil and gas platforms. Times, Sunday Times (2011)So how does she know platforms are back? Times, Sunday Times (2014)What about sports stadiums and train platforms? Times, Sunday Times (2007)The lout was standing on the platform when he poured the warm liquid through an open window. The Sun (2012)The online property advertising platform seems unstoppable. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Soon a man stood up on a low platform at the front and began to talk. THE HITLER-HESS DECEPTION (2003)There are outbuildings in the grounds and an old railway platform that is used as a terrace. Times, Sunday Times (2014)There were four other people on the platform. THE LAST OF THE GENTLEMEN ADVENTURERS: Coming of Age in the Arctic (2004)They gave me a platform to help others and give back. The Sun (2015)The whole of our innings is based on us getting a good platform. Times, Sunday Times (2009)And now that experience could backfire on the country which gave him the platform to bounce back. The Sun (2010)The backlog of essential work is certain to lead to more extended closures of offshore oil and gas platforms. Times, Sunday Times (2006)When they appeared on platforms, they shared the spotlight. Christianity Today (2000)It's a platform for any individual to reach out and claim an audience. Times, Sunday Times (2008)This will provide a digital options trading platform, initially for day traders. Times, Sunday Times (2012)There are no opinion polls, rallies or formal party platforms. Times, Sunday Times (2008)And despite the super high heel, the platform sole makes them relatively easy to walk in. The Sun (2007)I ran down and bought a ticket to be beside her on the crowded platform. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Some claimed that the 28-year-old was pushed off the crowded platform when people swarmed forward as the train arrived. The Sun (2015)Uber says that it is not a taxi company but merely a technology platform that helps individuals to drive others around as and when they please. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The risk for new share platforms is their cost base will go up because regulation will increase, making it tougher for these guys. Times, Sunday Times (2010)
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Translations for 'platform'
British English: platform /ˈplætfɔːm/ NOUN
A platform is a flat raised structure or area on which someone or something can stand.
He walked to the platform to begin his speech.
- American English: platform
- Arabic: مِنَصَّة
- Brazilian Portuguese: plataforma
- Chinese: 平台
- Croatian: platforma
- Czech: pódium
- Danish: platform
- Dutch: platform
- European Spanish: plataforma
- Finnish: asemalaituri
- French: plate-forme
- German: Plattform
- Greek: πλατφόρμα
- Italian: piattaforma
- Japanese: 演壇
- Korean: 플랫폼
- Norwegian: plattform
- Polish: platforma
- European Portuguese: plataforma
- Romanian: platformă
- Russian: платформа
- Spanish: plataforma
- Swedish: plattform
- Thai: เวทีที่ยกพื้น
- Turkish: platform
- Ukrainian: платформа
- Vietnamese: bệ
Definition of platform from the Collins English Dictionary
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