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.
to announce sth amid a lot of hype
(MODISMOS)
exp.
the third course of the meal
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
-Con un cohete tiré cinco platillos. -I demolished five saucers with one rocket.
Localiza a donde se dirigen los platillos. Track where the saucers are heading.
Ésa es una batería DW con platillos Zildjian. That's a DW drum set with Zildjian cymbals.
Como accesorio, un mono vestido con túnica persa tocando los platillos. Attached, the figure of a monkey in Persian robes playing the cymbals.
Preparé tus platillos tus favoritos, Bradford. I've fixed all of your favorite dishes, Bradford.
No hay necesidad, queremos los dos platillos más costosos del menú. Oh, no need, we'll take the two most expensive dishes on the menu.
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