platillos translation | Spanish-English dictionary

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platillo                sm  
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  
Collaborative Dictionary     Spanish-English
exp.
to pass the hat round
exp.
the third course of the meal
exp.
to announce sth amid a lot of hype
(MODISMOS)
exp.
go in for a lot of publicity about sth
(MODISMOS)
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'platillos' also found in translations in English-Spanish dictionary
exp.
un juego de seis tazas y platillos envasado en una caja de cartón
"platillos": examples and translations in context
Por supuesto, el reportero tergiversó eso diciendo que parecían platillos. Now, of course, the reporter kind of messed that up in reporting it and said that they looked like saucers.
Hemos recogido muchos platillos con los años. We have collected many saucers over the years.
Ésa es una batería DW con platillos Zildjian. That's a DW drum set with Zildjian cymbals.
Salpiquen con los platillos y llevemos a pasear al contrabajo. Keep the cymbals splashy, and, Jay, let's take the bass line for a walk.
Pero aquí hay muchos platillos deliciosos. But there are so many tastier dishes here.
Preparé tus platillos tus favoritos, Bradford. I've fixed all of your favorite dishes, Bradford.
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