Translation of plata in English:
nombre femenino/feminine noun
- 1 1.1 (metal) silver lo dejó limpio y reluciente como la plata he left it as clean and bright as a new pin [familiar/colloquial] hablando en plata [familiar/colloquial] to put it bluntly 1.2 (vajilla) silver, silverware
- 2 (América del Sur/South America) [familiar/colloquial], (dinero) money, cash [familiar/colloquial], dough [argot/slang] tiene mucha plata she has a lot of money, she's loaded [familiar/colloquial] apalear plata (Río de la Plata/River Plate area) [familiar/colloquial] to rake it in [familiar/colloquial] estar podrido en plata [familiar/colloquial] to be rolling in it [familiar/colloquial], to be filthy rich [familiar/colloquial] salvar la plata (América del Sur/South America) [familiar/colloquial] [persona] to save the day [servicio/comida] to be the saving grace
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