platillos translation | Spanish-English dictionary

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
to pass the hat round
the third course of the meal
to announce sth amid a lot of hype
go in for a lot of publicity about sth
'platillos' also found in translations in English-Spanish dictionary
un juego de seis tazas y platillos envasado en una caja de cartón
"platillos": examples and translations in context
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.
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.
-Con un cohete tiré cinco platillos. -I demolished five saucers with one rocket.
Nada más dejé los platillos y salí corriendo. I just abandoned the cymbals and dashed out.
Poli, los platillos te quedan muy bien. Old Man, those cymbals really suit you.
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