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1    (=plato)     (gen)    small plate  ,   (para taza)    saucer
[+de limosnas]  
collecting bowl  ,   (de balanza)    pan
pasar el platillo      to pass the hat round  
  platillo volante, platillo volador   flying saucer
2    platillos     (Mús)   cymbals
3      (CAm, Méx)   dish  
el tercer platillo de la comida      the third course of the meal  
Translation Spanish - English Collins Dictionary  
el tercer platillo de la comida exp.
the third course of the meal

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Collaborative Dictionary     Spanish-English
to pass the hat round
go in for a lot of publicity about sth
to announce sth amid a lot of hype
'platillo' also found in translations in English-Spanish dictionary
pasar el platillo
pasar el platillo
anunciar a bombo y platillo
recibir a algn por todo lo alto {or} a bombo y platillo
un juego de seis tazas y platillos envasado en una caja de cartón
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"platillo": examples and translations in context
Una pequeña mella en ese platillo. A little chip in the saucer, that.
Detecto vida en la sección del platillo. Picking up sporadic life signs throughout the saucer section.
Aléjese de ese platillo o disparamos. Stand away from the dish or we'll open fire.
La verteré en este platillo o pequeño plato. I shall pour it so, into this small dish or saucer.
John, háblanos del platillo de espárragos. John, speaks to us of the one plate of asparagus.
Algunos chefs las llaman "tortolitas", un platillo muy romántico. Some chefs calls them "turtledoves", a very romantic plate.
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