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plate
British English: /pleɪt/
American English: /pleɪt/

Translation of plate in German:

noun

  • 1
    (for food) Teller, der
    (large plate for serving food) Platte, die
    (American English) (main course on one plate) Tellergericht, das
    (American English) (food for one person) Gedeck, das
    a plate of soup/sandwiches
    ein Teller Suppe/belegte Brote od. mit belegten Broten
    have something handed to one on a plate [figurative]
    [colloquial]
    etwas auf silbernem Tablett serviert bekommen [figurative]
    have a lot etc. on one's plate [figurative]
    [colloquial]
    viel usw. am Hals od. um die Ohren haben [colloquial]
  • 2
    (for collection in church) Teller für die Kollekte
  • 3
    (sheet of metal etc.) Platte, die
  • 4
    (metal plate with name etc.) Schild, das
    [number] plate put up one's plate
    [figurative]
    seine eigene Praxis eröffnen
  • 6no pl., no indef. art. (British English) (tableware)
    [Tafel]silber, das
    (gold) Gold[geschirr], das
    (pewter)
    Zinn, das
    Silber-/Gold-/Zinnsachen Pl.
    (plated) [made of] real silver, not plate
    aus echtem Silber, nicht nur versilbert
  • 7
    (for engraving, printing) Platte, die
    (impression) Stich, der
    (illustration) [Bild]tafel, die (Printing)
    printing plate
    Druckplatte, die
  • 10
    (American English) (Electronics)
    Anode, die
  • 12
    (in baseball) Wurfmal, das

transitive verb

  • 1
    (coat) plattieren
    plate something [with gold/silver/chromium]
    etwas vergolden/versilbern/verchromen

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